Monthly Archives: May 2017

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

I enjoy biographies, particularly those about people who are little known to me. Recently I was reading about Mary of Burgundy (1457-1482). I learned from the Webster Encyclopedia that she was the daughter and heir of Charles the Bold and…

3rd Annual Garden Tour, Saturday, June 10

The Winston County Master Gardeners Association will hold its 3rd Annual Garden Tour, Saturday, June 10, 2017, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This is a free tour and will be held rain or shine.1It is a self-guided tour to allow…

Obituaries

Ms. Mary E. Jackson May 25, 2017   Funeral services for Ms. Mary E. Jackson, 93, were held at Sturgis Baptist Church in Sturgis Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 12 p.m.   Ms. Jackson was a homemaker. Ms. Jackson passed…

The Enterprise Choctaw/Webster Newsletter May 2017

Submitted by Lara Bowman   The Enterprise Welcomes Gun Dog Supply   The Enterprise is pleased to announce Gun Dog Supply (GDS) has chosen Mathiston as the new site for their company headquarters and e-commerce fulfillment center.   GDS will renovate the…

MDWFP celebrates National Fishing and Boating Week

From press reports   The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) wants you to mark your calendar for National Fishing and Boating Week June 3 -11, a national celebration of fishing and boating.  June 3 and 4 are designated as “Free Fishing Days”…

Municipal elections set for June 6

From press & staff reports Ackerman and Weir residents will have a chance to have their voices heard, as each town hosts its Municipal Elections June 6 from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.   Residents of the Town of Ackerman…

A Thought for Today

By Missionary Ernestine Kennedy   For I have five brothers. Let him warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.’  

Show and Tell

The Choctaw County Historic and Genealogy Society met for their last meeting of the year with a ‘Show & Tell’ on Monday May 22nd.  Pictured above is Allen Baswell talking about a poem he wrote that was featured in the…