From Press & Staff Reports
Congratulations to Lisa and Rodney Pollard of Mathiston for having the first baby born at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in 2015.
Colton James Pollard was born at 7:48 a.m. on Jan. 1. Colton arrived about … Read more
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7
Mens College Basketball
8 p.m. — Tennessee at MSU
THURSDAY, JAN. 8
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. … Read more
From Press Reports
The qualifying period for state elected offices is now open in Mississippi. These offices are open for election in 2015:
• Statewide Elected Officials
• State Senators and Representatives
• Transportation and Public Service Commissioners… Read more
From Webster County Justice Court
The Webster County Justice Court will be collecting past-due fines.
If you owe fines to the court and you are not making timely payments, a warrant for your arrest will be issued. These warrants will … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
One of my favorite pop music groups from the 1960s and 1970s was Paul Revere and the Raiders. A few years into its career, “Featuring Mark Lindsay” was added to … Read more
By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications
After some people open Christmas presents, they might find themselves the recipients of new devices they would have avoided but now feel compelled to use.
Learning how to navigate such a device — whether … Read more
Beware of scam phone calls
On the evening of Dec. 30, while busy with other things, I answered the phone to be greeted by a friendly voice.
The man calling identified himself as Jason Rebekman, and started his talk with … Read more
By Austin Bishop
We Webster Progress TImes
The Eagles and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School were hoping to open region play in fine fashion when they paid a visit to Calhoun City on Tuesday.
The EHS squads are set … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Jan. 4, 1940
Watson Sugg Moves to Ackerman Hotel
A.W. Sugg Sr., prominent Eupora businessman and sheriff of Webster County from 1932 to 1936, has purchased the Pinnix Hotel at … Read more
From Press Reports
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free program for the winter season called “The Secrets of Orion.” The program will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday by Edwin Faughn, director of Rainwater Observatory.
“The … Read more