News

Jail Docket

Dec. 10

Matthew Brown, DOB 09-14-82, WM; Eupora 3: possession of meth within 1,500 feet of a school and Webster SO warrant for uttering forgery.

Eddie Wofford, DOB 09-27-83, BM; MDOC: probation violation.

Dec. 11

Michael Johnson, DOB 04-27-74, WM; … Read more

Holmes releases President’s, Dean’s lists

Academic and technical students with exemplary quality point averages are recognized at the end of the fall and spring semesters by being named to the President’s or Dean’s List at Holmes Community College.

To be eligible for such recognition a … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, DEC. 20

Prep Basketball

TBA — Sumter Central Tournament (Kemper County entered)

6 p.m. — Noxapater at Eupora

6 p.m. — Louisville at West Point

Men’s College Basketball

British Virgin Islands Tropical Shootout (USM vs. Coppin State)

Women’s College … Read more

911 Calls

Dec. 10

4:09 a.m., medical, MLK Jr. Drive; EMS responds.

9:46 a.m., dog complaint, South Dunn Street; Eupora PD responds.

12:23 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 82 West; Webster SO, MHP responds.

7:23 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 9 South; MHP, Eupora FD, EMS … Read more

Grand jury issues 18 indictments

From Staff Reports

 

A recalled grand jury has submitted a report of its investigations from a Dec. 10 session in Eupora.

The grand jurors, who were empaneled at the June term of Webster County Circuit Court, met in the … Read more

Obituaries

Randy Hall Edwards

Dec. 13, 2013

Services for Randy Hall Edwards, 58, of Ackerman were Dec. 16, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial was in Bluff Springs Baptist Church Cemetery near Eupora.… Read more

EMCC, Yokohama hosting information sessions

From Press Reports

 

East Mississippi Community College will host two information sessions Saturday at its Golden Triangle campus regarding future job opportunities at Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi.

The sessions will begin at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and are … Read more

Lady Wolverines improve to 8-1 with tourney sweep

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The East Webster High School girls basketball team stretched its winning streak out to seven games with a pair of victories at the Charger Invitational in Ackerman last week.

The Lady Wolverines took … Read more

Woodmen event

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Woodmen of the World Chapter 94 in Eupora hosted a Milk and Cookies with Santa event. Everyone enjoyed milk and cookies with Santa and Mrs. Claus. A chapter representative stated, “Thank you to everyone who came out to this event. … Read more