From Staff Reports
Eupora and Mathiston had increases in sales tax collections in August, according to Mississippi Department of Revenue figures.
The $36,061 Eupora collected in August was up $1,770 from the $34,291 reported for the same month a year … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
“The Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently” website points out that vocabulary gets you results. Attempting to correlate individuals’ success with factors such as age, gender, scholarship levels and … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes
East Webster head slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill probably never imaged that his team would win a state championship game by the score of 1-0, but he wasn’t about to give it back.
“We … Read more
THURSDAY, OCT. 30
7 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Women’s College Soccer
6 p.m. — Mississippi State at South Carolina
FRIDAY, OCT. 31
7 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County
7 p.m. — French Camp … Read more
Jackson, Miss.—The deadline to cast an absentee ballot in person at the Circuit Clerk’s Office is this Saturday, November 1, 2014.
“The Statewide Election Management System indicates roughly the same number of absentee ballots have been requested for the General … Read more
Brad Betts of Eupora was among graduates for the summer term at Mississippi State University. He graduated with a bachelor of science from the College of Education.… Read more
By James L. Cummins
Special to the Progress Times
White-tailed deer are the most interesting and sought after animals in North America and Mississippi.
Depending on where you are located in the Magnolia State, deer usually breed between Dec. 10 … Read more
Angel Tree program
Webster County registration for the Angel Tree program is Oct. 29 and 30 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Webster County DHS office, 53 Government Ave., Eupora.
Please have this information with you at registration: parent or … Read more
Charles A. Howell, DOB 03-27-77, WM; A&A Bail Bonds: bond surrender.
Timmy L. Bean, DOB 10-07-76, BM; Webster 7: warrant (released to Grenada County Oct. 24).
Oct. 22… Read more
By Russell Hood
The results of Mississippi’s first statewide assessment of kindergarten readiness reveal that two-thirds of the state’s youngest learners enter school unprepared to learn.
More than 40,000 kindergarteners from 144 districts throughout the state took the … Read more