News

Domestic violence workshop Saturday

By Deborah Grace

Empowered Women’s Organization

 

The Empowered Women’s Organization is proud to announce the success and attendance of Webster County’s social support group for the betterment of women and female adolescents in our local communities.

During the month … Read more

MS HomeCare among ‘HomeCare Elite’

From Press Reports

 

Mississippi HomeCare has been ranked among the nation’s Top 25 percent of home health providers in an independent rating of home health quality and performance.

The Eupora home health agency was named to the 2013 HomeCare … Read more

Eupora Elementary Spelling Bee winners announced

Eupora Elementary School conducted a Spelling Bee on Dec. 4 for first through fifth grades. Winners are:

 

First grade: Ames Conrad (3rd Place), Ava McCain (2nd Place) and Concordia Cork (1st Place)

 

Second grade: Tiana Bingham (1st Place), … Read more

Eupora sweeps pair from Choctaw

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

 

The games may have been won in different ways, but the results — and the final scores — were the same for the Eupora High School basketball teams on Tuesday night.… Read more

Obituaries

Goober Hoover

Dec. 9, 2013

Services for Alvin L. “Goober” Hoover, 86, of Starkville were Dec. 11, 2013, at Southern Funeral Home in Lexington. Burial was in Coxburg Cemetery in Lexington.

Mr. Hoover died Dec. 9, 2013, at OCH Regional … Read more

Jail docket

Dec. 4

Alex Nicolaisen, DOB 01-23-79, WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Earl Jerome Cullum, DOB 10-18-89, BM; WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Dec. 5

Edward Hill, DOB 06-08-64, WM; MDOC: probation violation.

Dec. 6

Bobby L. … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 15, 1938

Webster Trace to Get Action

Mrs. J.M. Britt of Mathiston, Webster County director of the Natchez Trace organization, has been notified by the federal engineers in Jackson … Read more

Board accelerates courthouse insurance claim

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Webster County Board of Supervisors held a short meeting to discuss the insurance claim on the courthouse on Dec. 4 in the Webster County Office Building.

The board had planned to meet … Read more

Cadence promotes Seawright to branch manager

Cadence Bank has announced that Matt Seawright has been promoted to branch manager of the bank’s Maben and Starkville Crossing locations.

In this role, Seawright oversees and manages the day-to day-operations of the branches, including sales activities, staff supervision and … Read more