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

Mathiston hosting Mulberry Festival


By Betty Jeffcoats
President, Mathiston Civic League

The Mathiston Civic League invites everyone to our Mulberry Festival, which will be Oct. 31 in Mathiston’s park. We will have arts and crafts vendors, plenty of tasty foods to choose from and … Read more