East Webster gathers at flagpole

BETH HENDRIX
EWHS students read scripture, pray and have student-led devotionals during See You at the Pole.

By Nathaniel South
East Webster student

On Sept 23, students throughout the nation gathered around their school’s flagpole to celebrate faith and shared belief in Christ.

Joining the nation that day

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Bowman named director of Enterprise

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By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

ACKERMAN — Lara Bowman has been selected as director of The Enterprise, an economic development arm of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster counties.

Newspaper staff discussed with her about her role and the purpose of … Read more

Local educator awarded MPE classroom grant

Pruitt and some of her reading students display the grant check she received from MPE.

Lisa Pruitt, a third-grade reading teacher at Eupora Elementary School, has received a classroom grant from the Mississippi Professional Educators.

A resident of Eupora, Pruitt has been a member of MPE since 2014. She plans to use her $500 grant … Read more