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City of Eupora, industry enter into option agreement

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The city and an unnamed industry have entered into an option agreement, according to records of an unannounced closed-session meeting of the Eupora Board of Aldermen. The action came after aldermen met in executive…

Webster prepares to e-file Chancery Court records

From Press Reports Grenada County Chancery Court is the most recent of eight counties using electronic filing of court records. E-filing became mandatory on March 18 in Grenada County Chancery Court. Chancery Courts in Lowndes and Webster counties and the…

Woman faces 3 kidnapping charges

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A young Mathiston woman under indictment for armed robbery was arrested last week after authorities say she held a family at gunpoint and led officers on a high-speed chase. The woman charged with the…

East Webster HS wins food drive contest

From Press Reports Filling the local food pantry is especially hard during the holiday season. The Webster County Extension office takes part in the northeast area Food for Families collection. This is part of the TV station out of Tupelo.…

McKibben to present piano recital

Mississippi College announces the junior piano recital for Mary Catherine McKibben. She is the daughter of Phillip and Daphne McKibben of Cumberland. This recital is a partial requirement for a bachelor of music degree in piano performance. McKibben will play…

Singing Churchmen in concert Monday

From Church Reports Making their debut performance in Eupora, the Mississippi Singing Churchmen will be in concert at 7 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church of Eupora. “We are very fortunate to be able to bring this talented group of…

Calendar of Events

Gospel singing The Gore Springs Community Center will host a gospel music jubilee at 6 p.m. April 13. Admission is $5. Featured performers will be Bobby Hawkins, Beyond Measure, Still Blessed and One Way Quartet. Benefit for Catherin Crutchfield A…