Letter to the editor – Vote jobs

With next week’s vote looming large it’s amazing to me that no one has reminded our erstwhile politicians that creating local jobs is our No 1. priority in Webster County.

With unemployment at a

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HCC among top colleges

Holmes Community College has been recognized as one of the top two-year colleges in the country and is now competing for a $1 million prize. The Aspen Institute is seeking to reward the best

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Moss/Graham Classic set for Saturday

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

An annual golf tournament designed to honor a pair of beloved teachers who were killed in a tragic bus accident and raise scholarship funds for Choctaw County High School students in the process is set … Read more

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

April 6, 1939

Dial Phones Begin April 11

“The old order changeth, and giveth way to the new.” Not since 1894 has there been any radical change in

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Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

What’s a word that rhymes with the name of a 1970’s all female singing group (strange and mysterious in a way that might trouble you and Charity Ball are clues). … Read more