Category: News

Obituary – Mr. James “Bubba” Haley

Walthall, MS Mr. James “Bubba” Haley, 87, retired truck driver, died March 31, 2016 at his residence. Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Monday April 4, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Webster Memorial Garden Cemetery. Rev. Willy…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 04/06/2016

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Board discusses courthouse plans, changes

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Project architects and others discussed construction of the new courthouse at Walthall with the Webster County Board of Supervisors in March.

‘Great American Cleanup’

SARA JACKSON Cub Scout Pack 30 participates in the “Great American Cleanup” on Saturday as part of the Keep America Beautiful campaign.

Man killed in tractor accident in county

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A Webster County man was killed last week when a tractor implement fell on him, authorities said. The accident was reported to Webster 911 about 6 p.m. March 30, having occurred at 4099 Alva…

Lady Eagles pick up two fast-pitch softball wins

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles face four crucial league games in a two-week span, as the Eupora fast-pitch softball team is slated to face East Webster twice over the next two weeks, as well as travel…

‘His Last Days’

GWEN SISSON The Rev. Matt Tucker, pastor of Bellefontaine United Methodist Church and Lebanon UMC, both in Webster County, performs the role of Jesus in “His Last Days:

East Webster winning streak reaches double digits

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster baseball team picked up a pair of convincing region wins last week to improve to 12-5 overall and extend its winning streak to 10 games.