Fire destroys house in Walthall

From Staff Reports A family lost everything in a fire that destroyed their house last week in Walthall. The fire at 20 County Home Road was reported about 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Chief Casey Henderson of the Walthall Fire Department said…

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…

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…

Maben UMC planning fall revival Oct. 11-13

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…