Mr. Brock Turman Johnson and Miss Kala Beth Montgomery… Read more
From School Reports
MABEN — Merle Temple came to speak to the student body and staff of East Webster High School on Feb. 11.
He is the author of the novel “A Ghostly Shade of Pale” and the sequel, “A … Read more
By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library
We read “When a Storm Comes Up” during storytime at the Maben Public Library on Feb. 20.
We had one child to brave the cold and sleet. J.J. Chism learned about the different … Read more
Jimmy Ward, DOB 04-07-60, BM; Webster 5: contempt of court: failure to pay child support.
Jeremy Jones, DOB 08-17-89, BM; Mathiston 3: suspended DL-implied consent; possession of controlled substance, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle and Eupora … Read more
Khyati Ganatra of Mathiston made the Chancellor’s Honor Roll for the 2014 fall semester at the University of Mississippi. Her last name was misspelled in an article Feb. 4 on Page 9.… Read more
3:13 p.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
1:49 a.m., welfare concern, Adams Avenue; Eupora PD responds.
9:04 a.m., unattended death, Snyder Road; coroner requested.
11:02 a.m., medical, East Walnut; EMS responds.
12:27 p.m., medical, Factory … Read more
From Press Reports
Employees of 4-County Electric Power Association are celebrating a safety milestone.
The local rural electric cooperative has worked 1 million hours without a lost-time accident, a monumental accomplishment based on national industry standards. 4-County reached the milestone … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
The two-time defending MHSAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch State Champion East Webster Lady Wolverines and the defending MHSAA Class 2A North State Champion Eupora High School baseball team will both begin defense of their titles … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Feb. 22, 1940
Col. Taylor in Charge
Col. Daniel M. Taylor, recently appointed field representative of the Auto Tag Division of the state Motor Vehicle Department, has been placed in … Read more
Delta State University students Justin Boatman and Kathryn Hutto of Webster County were named to the President’s List of Delta Scholars for earning a 3.80 to 4.00 grade point average while attempting 12 or more academic hours during the 2014 … Read more