The total purchase price for the property that Webster County plans to purchase from the village of Walthall for construction of a new courthouse is $23,500. A sentence in the Sept. 10 article “County, Walthall approve courthouse land deal” gave … Read more
By Steve Diffey
District Director of Communications
Holmes Community College
Newly named Holmes Community College President Dr. Jim Haffey had one thing to be evident in his interview, his love for the institution where he, his wife and many of … Read more
Garry Sanders, DOB 04-15-82, WM; Eupora 11: improper passing and possession of liquor.
William Z. Kelly, DOB 07-29-84, WM; E3: bond surrender.
Shawn Lee Henson, DOB 07-29,76, WM; E3: careless driving, no DL, no insurance and … Read more
From Staff Reports
The Webster County School Board approved a student release at a previous meeting, according to board minutes.
Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, on Sept. 3, recommended Alex Ballentine be granted a release for her child to attend … Read more
The MDE will release school district letter grades for the 2013-14 school year following the Oct. 17 Board of Education meeting in Jackson.
This year’s letter grades are based on Mississippi’s new accountability model, which will show how schools and … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Officers did not locate any weapon after responding to a report of a gun at Eupora High School’s parking lot during a football game, according to Police Chief Gregg Hunter.… Read more
Mid-South Forestry Equipment Show
The Mid-South Forestry Equipment Show will be Sept. 19-20 at the Mississippi State University John W. Starr Memorial Forest on Highway 25 south of Starkville.
Times are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Vocabulary gets you results! The “Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently” website cited a study by Johnson O’Connor in which he observed individuals in various walks of life. O’Conner … Read more
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men. One in six men will get prostate cancer in their lifetime. This form of cancer takes a life every 18 minutes in this country.
Several risk factors increase … Read more
From Liberty UMC
Greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.
As the fall of the year is approaching, we still believe that God continues to show us favor. We gained a new addition … Read more