News

Eupora sweeps pair from Choctaw

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

 

The games may have been won in different ways, but the results — and the final scores — were the same for the Eupora High School basketball teams on Tuesday night.… Read more

Obituaries

Goober Hoover

Dec. 9, 2013

Services for Alvin L. “Goober” Hoover, 86, of Starkville were Dec. 11, 2013, at Southern Funeral Home in Lexington. Burial was in Coxburg Cemetery in Lexington.

Mr. Hoover died Dec. 9, 2013, at OCH Regional … Read more

Jail docket

Dec. 4

Alex Nicolaisen, DOB 01-23-79, WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Earl Jerome Cullum, DOB 10-18-89, BM; WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Dec. 5

Edward Hill, DOB 06-08-64, WM; MDOC: probation violation.

Dec. 6

Bobby L. … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 15, 1938

Webster Trace to Get Action

Mrs. J.M. Britt of Mathiston, Webster County director of the Natchez Trace organization, has been notified by the federal engineers in Jackson … Read more

Board accelerates courthouse insurance claim

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Webster County Board of Supervisors held a short meeting to discuss the insurance claim on the courthouse on Dec. 4 in the Webster County Office Building.

The board had planned to meet … Read more

Cadence promotes Seawright to branch manager

Cadence Bank has announced that Matt Seawright has been promoted to branch manager of the bank’s Maben and Starkville Crossing locations.

In this role, Seawright oversees and manages the day-to day-operations of the branches, including sales activities, staff supervision and … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, DEC. 13

Prep Basketball

Louisville Wildcat Classic (4:30 p.m. — Aberdeen girls vs. Meridian, 6 p.m. — Aberdeen boys vs. Meridian; 7:30 p.m. — Louisville girls vs. Kosciusko, 9 p.m. — Louisville boys vs. Kosciusko)

Choctaw County Tournament (4 … Read more

Students prepare Great Depression newspapers

From School Reports

 

The students in Kimberly Cummings’ U. S. History class at Eupora High School have been studying the Great Depression.

The students were asked to create a newspaper to address some situations during the time of the … Read more

Calendar of Events

Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House is Dec. 12 from 2:30-6 p.m. at the Choctaw County Library. Bring your camera and take pictures with Santa.

Gospel singing

Bill Monaghan, Still Blessed, Bobby Hawkins and Boundless Love will perform at 6 … Read more