2 plead guilty in court

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Two men pleaded guilty last month to felony indictments in the vacation term of Webster County Circuit Court.

Both men entered guilty pleas before Circuit Judge Joey Loper on Aug. 17 at the Choctaw … Read more

3-county job fair upcoming

From Press Reports

Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster Counties in Mississippi will host a Governor’s Job Fair at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman, announced Adam Todd, director of the Governor’s Job Fair Network.

The Oct. 29 job fair is … Read more

Maben UMC planning fall revival Oct. 11-13

The Rev. Wesley Pepper

By Terry Harpole

Maben United Methodist Church has finalized plans for its fall revival, which will be Oct. 11-13.

This will be a return home for the visiting preacher, the Rev. Wesley Pepper, pastor of Coopers’ Chapel in Quitman. He … Read more

DAR donates flag

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At the Sept. 8 meeting of the Eupora Board of Aldermen, the Old Choctaw County Chapter,

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Local Punt, Pass, Kick winners announced

JANE COLLINS
Winners of the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest at East Webster High School are (standing) Mason Brand, Aurora Weiss, Lawson Quinn, Victor Mitchell, Nick Martin, Carson Norwood, Jeb Sisk, (kneeling) Janri Jones and Kouper Shook.  After the contest it was discovered that Jeb Sisk had won the 8-9 age boys division, and he was given a blue shirt and ribbon.

By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club put on the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest on Sept. 12. Sixteen youngsters, mostly from East Webster Elementary and High schools, participated in the event on the East … Read more