Registration deadline approaches

From Press, Staff Reports

Circuit Clerk Deborah Hood Neal reminds Webster Countians the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 6 general election is Saturday.

State law requires circuit clerks’ offices to be open from 8 a.m.- noon the … Read more

Tri-counties launch economic development union

From Staff, Press Reports

After months of planning, officials from Webster, Choctaw and Montgomery counties have officially taken action to form a regional economic development organization.

Stone-Adams Financial Partners, a business development and consulting firm in Jackson, announced Monday that … Read more

Concert Saturday at Ackerman Baptist

The LeFevre and Joyful Noise quartets will be in concert at Ackerman Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

A love offering will be received. Call 552-7726 or 285-2962 for information.

When you think of gospel music, LeFevre is a name … Read more

New fall schedule for Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — The Maben Farmers’ Market begins a new schedule for fall starting Saturday and continuing until Nov. 17, the Saturday before Thanksgiving.

The new time to start selling will be 8 a.m. … Read more


Laura Harpole Bishop Sept. 24, 2012 Services for Laura Harpole Bishop, 91, were Sept. 27, 2012, at Double Springs Methodist Church with the Rev. Bill Smith officiating.

She was born Nov. 18, 1920, to the late Edna Douglas and Squire … Read more

Rocking cat inspires Storytime

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Public Library

“Rocking in My School Shoes,” a book about Pete the Cat, was the inspiration for Storytime at Webster County Public Library on Sept. 26.

This new book tells about Pete the Cat … Read more