From Staff Reports
Webster County School District board members handled routine matters at their Oct. 15 meeting.
According to the minutes of that meeting, the board approved or accepted:
• the 2012-13 final amended budget as presented by Business … Read more
Montpelier Lodge #220 will be selling chicken stew for fundraising on Nov 9 at the Lodge in Montpelier starting at 10 a.m. A quart of stew will be $8, and a gallon will be $25.
Dott Dodd … Read more
The Eupora Police Department is investigating an altercation that resulted in two men being taken to the hospital, including one who was stabbed.
The incident occurred about 4:50 p.m. Monday in the parking lot of A Treasure in Heaven … Read more
From Press Reports
McDonald’s restaurants throughout North Mississippi will honor veterans, active duty and military reserve force members with free breakfast on Veterans Day.
Between the hours of 5:30 and 10:30 a.m. Monday, participating restaurants will serve each veteran, … Read more
Latonya Shelton, DOB 03-29-85, BF; MDOC 324: probation violation.
Joey McClain, DOB 10-15-70, WM; Mathiston 3: improper use of blue light, suspended DL and possession of controlled substance.
Isaac A. Gunn Jr., DOB 02-07-88, BM; SO3: … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
The city is beginning the process of hiring a new police officer.
The Eupora Board of Aldermen voted Monday to advertise for two weeks for a full-time policeman. The action followed a 40-minute … Read more
6:37 p.m., motor vehicle crash, Hwy. 82 West, eastbound side; Webster SO, EMS, MHP, Tomnolen FD respond.
6:43 p.m., MVC, Hwy. 82 West, eastbound side; WSO, MHP respond.
7:41 p.m., unwanted person, 633 Draine Road; WSO responds.
10:38 … Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free public program called “Comet ISON This Way Comes!” This presentation will be given on Friday, November 8, 2013, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Dr. Donna Pierce.
Comets have both frightened … Read more
By Dr. Brandy Middleton Boykin
Fleas can be an overwhelming parasites during the warmer months. The reason flea infestation can occur so quickly during the warmer months is because the environment is ideal for the flea life cycle. Fleas … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
Nov. 10, 1938
On display at The Progress office this week was a huge white turnip, weight six pounds, grown by Dr. S.G. Maddox, popular dentist and alderman; … Read more