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Punt, Pass and

Kick Contest

to be Sept. 28

The Maben Lions Club will sponsor the eighth annual NFL Punt Pass and Kick Contest at 11 a.m. on Sept. 28 at the football field in Maben of West Oktibbeha High … Read more

Obituaries

Frances Gammill

Bradberry

Sept. 16, 2013

Services for Frances Gammill Bradberry, 84, of Eupora were Sept. 20, 2013, at Antioch Methodist Church near Ackerman. Burial was in the church cemetery.

She was born March 24, 1929, in Choctaw County. Mrs. … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Sept. 29, 1938

Webster Peach Tree Adds to Pandemonium

The Book of Revelations is the most popular part of the Bible today. With war and rumors of war threatening the … Read more

911 calls

Sept. 16

8:23 a.m., complaint, Old Hwy. 15; Webster SO responds.

1:01 p.m., medical, Meadowlane Street; EMS responds.

11:41 p.m., medical, Old Hwy. 15; Maben FD, EMS respond.

Sept. 17

1:22 a.m., suspicious activity, Cox Road; WSO responds.

5:19 a.m., … Read more

WCSD conducts child find effort

From Press Reports

 

The Webster County School District is participating in an ongoing statewide effort to locate, identify and evaluate children age birth through 21 who are physically, mentally, communicatively, emotionally and /or severely/profound handicapped.

Early identification of children … Read more

Birth – Jaycee Grace Williamson

Jaycee Grace Williamson

Tony and Amanda Williamson of Clarkson announce the birth of a daughter, Jaycee Grace Williamson.

Jaycee Grace was born Aug. 20, 2013, at OCH Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 6.6 ounces and was 19 inches … Read more

Calendar of Events

Quick Bites

The Quick Bites program “What’s for Lunch? Back in the Routine But Out of the Rut!” will be Sept. 26 at the Webster County Extension Office from noon-1 p.m. Bring your lunch and join us. Call 258-3971 to … Read more

Ross involved in election integrity case

From Press & Staff Reports

 

Officials in Walthall County were sued in April by the American Civil Rights Union under the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (commonly called “Motor Voter”) for having more registered voters than voting-age-eligible residents.… Read more