Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table meet March 10

The Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table will meet Tuesday, March 10, 7 p.m. at the Golden Triangle Planning & Development Building, located at 106 Miley Road, Starkville.  The building is at the intersection of Miley and C. C. Clark … Read more

Jail Docket – 03/04/2015

Feb. 23
Charles Daniel Mitchell, DOB 08-10-94, WM; Webster 9: Circuit Court sentence of five years with four suspended and one to serve for aggravated assault on law officer.… Read more

Obituaries – 03/04/2015

Laura Mae Battle
Feb. 24, 2015
Services for Laura Mae Battle, 77, of Macon, were Feb. 27, 2015, at Elon Baptist Church in Macon with burial was in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Battle was born Nov. 28, 1937, in Shuqualak … Read more

Legals – 03/04/2015

Notice of sale is hereby given in accordance with the Mississippi State statutes governing the sale of abandoned vehicles. The vehicle listed below will be sold along with all contents of the listed vehicle for wrecker service … Read more

Ice causes wrecks



Sleet and freezing rain resulted in iced-over bridges and roads Friday, resulting in multiple accidents. They included this one in which an SUV skidded off U.S. 82 east of Eupora and overturned. Sheriff … Read more

Judgments issued in Circuit Court

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Numerous sentences were handed down during the most recent two-week term of Webster County Circuit Court.

Circuit Judge Clarence Morgan III presided during the term that ran from Jan. 12-23 at the Choctaw County … Read more

Move to learn

Principal Jim Ray exercises with EWES students.


Coach Larry Calhoun leads East Webster Elementary prekindergarten through second-grade students and teachers in simple movement exercises in the school’s gym. The star of the Move to Learn exercise break videos introduced them to the initiative last … Read more