News

 MSU releases honors lists

Mississippi State University has released the dean’s and president’s lists for the 2013 fall semester for Webster County.

Students on the President’s List achieved … Read more

ES&S will support courthouse election

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Webster County will hire a company to provide services for the special election on the question of replacing or rebuilding the courthouse.

Circuit Clerk Deborah Hood Neal and Deputy Clerk Wanda Robinson met … Read more

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Feb. 16, 1939

Deer and Big Bull Are Partners

J.L. McGarrh and Fred McGarrh, father and son, good farmers of the Tomnolen Community, were displaying “Domino,” one of the finest … Read more

EPD reports

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during January:

Speeding, 15; no driver’s license, one; suspended driver’s license (implied consent), two; no proof of insurance, four; DUI-1st offense (zero tolerance), one; improper equipment, two; disregard for traffic device (stop sign), … Read more

911 calls

Feb. 3

7:31 a.m., MVA, highways 82 and 15, Mathiston; Mathiston PD responds.… Read more

Church news

D-NOW retreat

Students from throughout Webster County are encouraged to sign up for this year’s D-NOW weekend retreat set for Feb. 14-16 at First Baptist Church of Mathiston. Disciple Now Weekend is a weekend retreat for a youth group.… Read more

City researching flea market taxes

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

City leaders again discussed Garan property use and tax regulations on Feb. 3.

Mayor Dan Burchfield had informed the Board of Aldermen on Jan. 6 that a representative of the Mississippi Department of … Read more

Locals among MSU graduates

Mississippi State University has released the graduation list for the 2013 fall term for Webster County.

Honor graduates include all … Read more

Hardin appointed Starkville city clerk

By Carl Smith

The Commercial Dispatch

 

Starkville aldermen on Feb. 4 unanimously promoted Deputy City Clerk Lesa Hardin to the department’s lead position.

Hardin, of Eupora, assumes the position made vacant when aldermen appointed Taylor Adams as chief administrative … Read more

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