Month: June 2014

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Clarkson shooting ruled self-defense

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Investigators are calling a fatal shooting that occurred Saturday night in Clarkson an act of self-defense. Sheriff Tim Mitchell said

3 injured in head-on collision

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Three people were injured Monday morning when two pickup trucks collided on Greensboro Road, according to the Webster County Sheriff’s Department. The accident occurred about 8 a.m. north of Center Road when the two…

Voting in runoff

SUBMITTED PHOTO Pepper Sisson gets out his driver’s license to vote at the Bellefontaine precinct in

Defendants plead, sentenced in Circuit Court

From Press & Staff Reports A number of people indicted by a grand jury have pleaded guilty and been sentenced in Webster County Circuit Court. They include these indictees who entered pleas on the dates listed. The information reported is

City applying for street repairs grant

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The city plans to apply for a competitive grant that will be used for street improvements if awarded. The Eupora Board of Aldermen voted to do so during a special-called meeting June 19. The…

Brock wins Farm Bureau coloring contest

From School Reports Mississippi Agriculture in the Classroom is a school-based program helping students in grades K-12 acquire broader knowledge about