The unemployment rate for Webster County dropped to 10.2 percent for April.
That’s according to the latest data from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. The rate was 12 percent in March and 11.4 … Read more
City officials have begun taking action toward cleaning up neighborhood blight in Eupora.
Six addresses have been identified as blighted and are scheduled for a public hearing before structures on the lots are torn … Read more
U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran carried Webster County in the Republican primary but is headed to a runoff with state Sen. Chris McDaniel.
The McDaniel-Cochran race is going to a June 24 runoff because a … Read more
Webster County School District board members have approved the hiring of certified staff for the 2014-15 school year.
They did so May 12 upon the recommendation of Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, according to… Read more
The second Cpl. Keith Crenshaw Memorial Ride was deemed a success, with double the turnout of last year and over $2,500 raised.
More than 60 bikers from north and central Mississippi participated in Saturday morning’s motorcycle ride, … Read more
When the announcement was made, there was not a “dry eye in the house.”
For First United Methodist Church of Eupora, it was heartbreaking to hear the news that its well-loved pastor of seven years, the Rev. … Read more
A suspected lightning strike during Monday evening’s thunderstorm started this fire at Linda Stafford’s house at 2451 Buster Vaughn Road, according to the Webster County Emergency Management Agency. Stafford was not… Read more
Another beautiful Saturday morning in Maben brought out the crowds to enjoy the shade of the trees as they shopped for fresh vegetables grown on Davis Farms near Pheba.
Others found fried peach, … Read more