‘Ghostly’ author speaking in Ackerman

By Jan Ballard

MSU Extension Service

 

Area residents may meet Mississippi author Merle Temple and discuss his new book, “A Ghostly Shade of Pale,” at 10 a.m. Oct. 1 at the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman.

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Calendar of Events

Quick Bites

These Quick Bite programs are being held at the Webster County Extension Office from noon-1 pm. Bring your lunch and join us. Please call 258-3971 to register for each.

Sept. 12, Composting for Your Home & Garden, Dr. … Read more

School enrollment shows steady increase

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress Times

The Webster County School District is steadily showing signs of improvement on all fronts as it reports an increase in school enrollment for the third school year.

The school district as a whole … Read more

Story hour features ‘Chrysanthemum’

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

It was like the first-day-of-school-at-the-return-from-summer-vacation story hour at the Maben Library on Sept. 6.

Cute little girls, all dressed in bright colors, bows and twinkle toes, and little boys, all neat and trim … Read more

Clarkson road crash

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Walthall firefighters use the Jaws of Life to remove the entire side of a crashed vehicle to safely remove an occupant. The Walthall Fire Department’s Engine 6 & Rescue 6 were dispatched to the one-vehicle accident with injuries at 10:53 … Read more