By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 6.7 percent in October, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The revised jobless rate for September was also 6.7 percent, while unemployment was at 8.2 … Read more
Michael Owens, DOB 04-19-83, BM; Webster 5: possession of controlled substance with intent.
Christopher Halsdorf, DOB 01-09-81, WM; Eupora 7: public drunk and disorderly conduct.… Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
I am reading a book titled “Hamlet: A User’s Guide” by Michael Pennington, who has performed in “Hamlet, Prince of Denmark” numerous times throughout three decades.… Read more
From school reports
East Central Community College Warrior football fans unable to travel to Copperas Cove, Texas, for the 2015 C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl will be able to follow the action on radio and live stream video.
No. 15 … Read more
11:24 a.m., medical, Old Dancy Road; Webster EMS responds.
11:46 a.m., reckless driving, Spring Valley Road; Webster SO responds.
12:17 p.m., alarm, College Street; Mathiston PD responds.
5:03 p.m., alarm, Gold Street; Eupora PD responds.… Read more
From Press Reports
Feeling warm and toasty is good, but never underestimate the danger of a holiday fire. Keep your family safe by following these easy tips from North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora:… Read more
From Liberty UMC
We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.… Read more
From Press Reports
Belinda Stewart Architects of Eupora was among Mississippi architectural firms honored last month in Jackson.
The Mississippi chapter of the American Institute of Architects presented the firm a Design Excellence Award for restoration of the Tallahatchie County … Read more
Commissary prices are rip-off
Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more
From Staff Reports
Christmas parades in Webster County will kick off Saturday with Eupora’s, which will conclude a full day of Christmas Market activities.
The Rotary Club-sponsored Eupora Christmas Parade begins at 5 p.m. and shares the Christmas Market theme … Read more