From Staff Reports
The town of Mathiston had a significant increase in sales tax collections in October, according to Mississippi Department of Revenue figures.
Mathiston’ sales tax collections in October totaled $25,541, up $10,781 from the $14,760 same month last … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
The unemployment rate for Webster County decreased a full a percentage point to 9.3 percent in November, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
This is the first time the county unemployment rate … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times
The members of the Eupora Community Outreach Ministry hosted their annual Christmas Cantata on Dec. 14, with many of the community’s youth participating.
This year’s event was held at Liberty United Baptist Church … Read more
By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library
Our storytime Dec. 19 at the Maben Public Library was “The Night Before Christmas.”
We colored a Santa and glued cotton for his white beard. Lots of fun was had playing with Play-Doh … Read more
Webster 911 employees gathered at a staff Christmas party are … Read more
By the Maben Home and Garden Club
The Maben Home and Garden Club is pleased to announce the winners in the 52nd annual Christmas Lighting Contest hosted by the local civic club.
President Dottie Dewberry, Secretary Sylvia Templeton, Treasurer Martha … Read more
By Michael Brannon
The Christmas season, when we shop and we buy; the Christmas season, when we put up the tree, wrap the gifts and look forward to Santa’s arrival early on Christmas morning.
It’s the children’s voices, it’s the … Read more
By the Maben Home
and Garden Club
“The key to happiness is letting each situation be what it is instead of what you think it should be.” — Unknown
The ladies of the Maben Home and Garden Club assembled in … Read more
The winners of the Youth Retirement Christmas Party at First Baptist Church of Eupora are … Read more