Vaughan named Crossroads Baptist pastor

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Don Vaughan writes a regular column for this publication, “Vaughan’s Vocabulary.” His column, most of you are familiar with, provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Vaughan has been named pastor at Crossroads…

Both Webster County softball teams ranked

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Both high school softball teams from Webster County found themselves in the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s final top 10 slow-pitch rankings that were released over the weekend. Eupora (32-2), the MHSAA Class 2A State Champions, were…

MSU Bulldogs travel to Missouri

From school reports STARKVILLE – Mississippi State advanced in the national football polls on Sunday, climbing to No. 24 in the Associated Press Top 25 and moving into the Amway Coaches poll at No. 25.

‘United We Feed’ project launched Nov. 2

United Way leaders are launching a major food drive this week to help restock area food pantries and feed hungry families across a four-county area. Sponsored by the United Way of North Central Mississippi in partnership with several business and…

Time Capsules – 11/04/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Nov. 7, 1940 Didn’t Have to Hold His Nose But Once Dr. W.A. Berryhill, Eupora longtime beloved “family” physician, nephew of Newton W. Berryhill, famous Backwoods poet, staunch American wit…