Month: March 2017

Obituaries

Ella Baker Emil Baker March 26, 2017 Graveside services for infants Ella Baker and Emil Baker of Oxford were March 26, 2017, at Wood Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Choctaw County with the Rev. Timothy Gibson officiating. Ella and Emil…

EES kindergarten registration

Eupora Elementary School kindergarten registration is April 4-6 from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. and then a lunch and tour on April 6 at 10 a.m. in the school cafeteria. If you have a child that will turn 5 by…

Jail docket

March 21 Jimmy Threadgill, DOB 06-29-66, WM; Constable 2/Kilgore: theft of public utilities and malicious mischief. March 22 Joseph R. Medders, DOB 08-11-93, WM; Montgomery SO/McNeer and Lee: no tag, failure to yield to blue lights, no DL and no…

Crossway Church Easter cantata

Crossway Church will have its annual Easter cantata, “I Love to Tell the Story,” at 5 p.m. April 9. This musical is inspired by “The Crimson Gospel” featuring the Robertson family of  the popular A&E TV series “Duck Dynasty.” Come…

Floral designer presents Rotary program

From Club Reports   Internationally known floral designer Ralph Null of Columbus presented “Easy Flowers and Stories” to the Eupora Rotary Club on March 21. “The most important flowers are the ones you do for yourself and that are around…

Firm helping in search for school superintendent

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   The Webster County School Board has contracted with an outside firm to assist in the search for a new superintendent of education. Following discussion regarding the use of a consultant in the district’s…

‘Tell Me’ rally visits Webster County

By Gwen Sisson WALTHALL – “It’s not a Baptist thing. It’s a Jesus thing.” Dr. Jim Futral of the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board visited Webster County last week as part of a three-month tour around the state to encourage individuals,…

Lowndes deputy shot, suspect killed after multicounty chase

Pursuit began after traffic stop in Mathiston From Press & Staff Reports State officials are investigating a multicounty chase that began Monday morning in Mathiston and ended with the wounding of Lowndes County deputy and the fatal shooting of the…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 03/22/2017

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Calendar of Events

Public hearing set regarding water rate change Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a public hearing regarding a request by the city of Eupora to change water service rates in certificated areas in Webster and Choctaw counties.…