Category: News

Golden Garden

Resident Goldia Burchfield helps get the summer garden ready at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora.

Calendar of Events

Students recognized for outstanding leadership at MDCC MOORHEAD – Mississippi Delta Community College celebrated its students’ involvement and achievements in on-campus student organizations during its annual Service and Leadership Luncheon. Those recognized displayed outstanding dedication and leadership characteristics to their…

Therapists create fuller lives for patients

From Press Reports Occupational therapists at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora celebrated Occupational Therapy Month in April by working to create fuller lives for our patients and their families. The theme of the month was “Living Life to Its Fullest” and…

Courthouse Update

Webster County Supervisor Pat Cummings shares a sneak peak of the plans underway for the new courthouse at the April potluck luncheon of JOY Club. He is president of the Board of Supervisors. The Rev. Travis Gray shared the opening…

Mathiston welcomes Mulberry Festival this weekend

Christmas Market set for November 12 By Betty Jeffcoats Mathiston Civic League The 2016 Mulberry Festival will be held Saturday, May 21, from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Mathiston Park. Booth spots are available for $10 dollars for…

911 Calls

May 9 11:04 a.m., 911 hang-up, Airport Road; Webster SO responds. 2:53 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 9/182 intersection; Eupora PD responds. 2:54 p.m., second report for MVA. 2:58 p.m., complaint, South Street; Mathiston PD responds. 5:35 p.m., Choctaw County; transferred to…

Martin celebrates 50th year with bank

Reception Friday at Regions Bank From Press Reports Regions Bank is pleased to announce that Bonita Martin, vice president in Eupora, will celebrate her 50th year with the bank this month. Martin joined the bank on May 30, 1966, and…

Board acts on 16th Section measures

From Staff Reports Sixteenth Section bids were among matters handled during a previous meeting of Webster County School Board. The board voted April 18 to advertise to take bids on three 16th Section hunting and fishing leases that are currently…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

By Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary My friend Dr. Tom Jenkins, the minister of music at First Baptist Church of Starkville, has asked me to sing a couple of secular songs and a gospel song…

Lady Wolverines fall in MHSAA 2A softball championship series

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times RIDGELAND — It was no mystery to East Webster head coach Lee Berryhill as to what his team’s biggest challenge would be heading into last week’s MHSAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch Softball State Championship Series.…