Coalition promotes healthy living

From Press Reports

If you are interested in being a part of a great initiative, the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster Counties wants you!

The purpose of the coalition is to reduce smoking prevalence and prevent youth … Read more

Beware of phone scam

From Press Reports

Four-County Electric Power Association is urging its members to beware of a telephone scam.

Cooperative officials say some 4-County members and non-members are receiving calls from an automated phone system requesting that account balances and collection balances … Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Dec. 23, 1937 ‘Uncle Dick’ Cooper Enjoys Christmas “Uncle Dick” Cooper is strutting his stuff during the pre-Christmas days! Reason: He was given a brand new suit of clothes recently by Messrs. John and Elkins Taylor of … Read more

Santa Letters

Dear Santa: I have been good this year. To be helpful, I sweep, pick up my toys and wash dishes. I would like a bike and clothes. Love, Kamron Carr

Dear Santa: I have been good this year. To be … Read more

Santa Letters

Dear Santa, I have been a really good boy this year. Please bring me a new DS with a bunch of games, a race track and race cars and some bubbles. I will leave you milk and cookies. Love, Connor … Read more

School Board accepts gym bid

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County School Board has accepted a bid for construction of a monolithic dome gymnasium at East Webster High School.

Superintendent Jack Treloar reported Dec. 4 that four bids were received at the … Read more