City holds HOME grant public hearing

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times

A small number of residents were in attendance for the city of Eupora’s initial HOME grant public hearing held Aug. 9 at the City Hall.

With the city considering applying to Mississippi Home Corp. … Read more

Practical Nursing graduate success story

From Press Reports

MAYHEW – Eupora resident Tristian Crimm dropped by East Mississippi Community College Adult Basic Education Director Jim Bearden’s office recently to chat about her new job as a nurse.

Gregarious and cheerful, Crimm switches effortlessly from one … Read more

School Board adopts budget

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board has approved the school district’s budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year.

Board members did so July 18 upon presentation by Business Manager Angela Avent-White, according to minutes of that meeting. The district … Read more

Man accused of child battery still sought

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department continues to seek the public’s help in finding Christopher Hardwick.

Hardwick is wanted for felony child battery in reference to an incident that occurred July 28, according to the Webster County Sheriff’s Department. He had … Read more

Program distributes funds to crime victims

From Press Reports

Attorney General Jim Hood announced Aug. 10 that innocent victims of violent crime in Mississippi received more than $3.7 million in essential financial assistance in fiscal 2016 to help pay for medical treatment and other expenses.

The … Read more