Category: News

E911 Calls: Webster – 12/30/2015

Dec. 21
12:44 p.m., suspicious activity, Greensboro Road; Webster SO responds.
3:08 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 82; Mathiston PD responds.
4:48 p.m., alarm, Gold Street; Eupora PD responds.
4:57 p.m., medical, McBride Street; Maben PD, Webster EMS respond.
5:41 p.m., medical, … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/30/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

My favorite month is January, the gateway to a new year of opportunities. According to “The American Educator,” the month was named in honor of Janus, the Roman god of … Read more

East Webster opens Christmas tourney with wins

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The first day of the East Webster Christmas Classic was a successful one for host EWHS.

The Lady Wolverines closed out strong to take a 47-35 win over Hebron Christian on Monday night, while … Read more

Letters to the editor – 12/30/2015

Seeking info on Carver, Lusk, Cox families

I am a genealogist/family historian and I would like to communicate with anyone who has knowledge of the Carver, Lusk and Cox families in Webster County.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Gary White

After a struggle with cancer, Gary Oswald White, 61, of Starkville, MS passed away peacefully at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS, Wednesday, December 23, 2015.

Visitation was Saturday, December 26, 2015, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at … Read more

Obituaries – 12/30/2015

Agnes Weeks Breland
Dec. 8, 2015
Services for Agnes Weeks Breland, 93, of Mathiston were Dec. 10, 2015, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Revs. Roger Miller and Ralph Cain officiating. Burial was in Fellowship Cemetery in … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Charles “Pete” McKee, Sr.

Bay Saint Louis, MS

Mr. Charles “Pete” McKee, Sr., 80, died Sunday, December 20, 2015 at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport. Funeral services were 2:00 pm Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with burial in Sapa … Read more

Legals – 12/30/2015

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IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
EDWARD RAY MCKNIGHT V. MARY WYLIE AND MICHELLE WYLIE AND THE DEPT. OF HEALTH PETITIONER CAUSE NO. 2015-151
SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION TO THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
TO: Michelle Wylie, A non-resident … Read more

MEC study includes local road, bridge needs

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From Press & Staff Reports

An investment of an additional $375 million annually is needed to address the most vital road and bridge needs in Mississippi at the state and local level, according to a report released Friday by MEC … Read more