Category: News

Eupora woman arrested in drug roundup

From Press and Staff Reports A Eupora woman and seven others were arrested last week in a regional drug roundup involving federal, state and local law enforcement agencies. U.S. Attorney Felicia C. Adams and Daniel Comeaux, assistant special agent in…

Child abuse, neglect defendants bound over

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Three people face indictment by a Webster County grand jury after being bound over on felony child abuse and neglect charges. The victim’s mother faces an additional child abuse charge in another county.

Forestry field trip

COURTESY PHOTO A National Park Service fire officer talks to forestry students about prescribed burning and management objectives at Jeff Busby Park off the Natchez

Cumberland fire chief and officers resign

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The chief of the Cumberland Volunteer Fire Department reported last week that he and its officers were resigning. Bob Lovelace informed the Progress-Times on Friday he was resigning as the department’s chief, along with…

Leach to teach contemporary Christian music

By Don Pounds and Katie Leach We at Don Pounds Music Productions welcome Katie Leach to our music family. For the past couple of years, I have thought about bringing in teachers who are expert in their style of music.

Bright future ahead for Eupora’s Corson Gunn

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Following an outstanding season for the Eupora High School football team, Corson Gunn signed with Northeast Mississippi Community last week in an effort to take his game to the next level.

Club donates book to Maben Library

From Club Reports “The Best of Birds & Blooms” annual compilation was presented to the Maben Public Library by the Maben Home and Garden club on Jan. 28 by birds chairman Martha McMinn.