Category: News

Obituary – Mr. James Marshall Hillhouse

Canton, Ms. Mr. James Marshall Hillhouse, 75, retired truck driver, died February 8, 2016 at Ms. Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Thursday February 11, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Clarkson…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 02/10/2016

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Eupora woman arrested in drug roundup

From Press and Staff Reports A Eupora woman and seven others were arrested last week in a regional drug roundup involving federal, state and local law enforcement agencies. U.S. Attorney Felicia C. Adams and Daniel Comeaux, assistant special agent in…

Child abuse, neglect defendants bound over

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Three people face indictment by a Webster County grand jury after being bound over on felony child abuse and neglect charges. The victim’s mother faces an additional child abuse charge in another county.

Forestry field trip

COURTESY PHOTO A National Park Service fire officer talks to forestry students about prescribed burning and management objectives at Jeff Busby Park off the Natchez

Cumberland fire chief and officers resign

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The chief of the Cumberland Volunteer Fire Department reported last week that he and its officers were resigning. Bob Lovelace informed the Progress-Times on Friday he was resigning as the department’s chief, along with…

Leach to teach contemporary Christian music

By Don Pounds and Katie Leach We at Don Pounds Music Productions welcome Katie Leach to our music family. For the past couple of years, I have thought about bringing in teachers who are expert in their style of music.