Category: News

EES honor roll

Eupora Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for the second nine weeks: A Honor Roll First Grade: Paisley Anderson, Macon Ballard, Bronnor Bingham, Tripp Boatman, Gracie Dean, Sophia Flores, Jaxson Galloway, Duke Gary, Janila Gunn, Xavian Hughes, Caden Jackson,…

City stops private rental of Depot

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Depot will no longer be available for private rental following action last week by the Board of Aldermen. Upon Mayor Dan Burchfield’s recommendation, the board voted Jan. 4 to stop renting the…

Obituary – Mrs. Johnnie Mae Stevenson

McCool, MS Johnnie Mae Stevenson, 87, a retired plant supervisor at Angelica, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015 at the Choctaw County Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. MS. Mrs. Stevenson was born July 29, 1928 in Choctaw County. She was…

Legals – 01/13/2016

NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WEBSTER COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF VIRGINIA J. DUNCAN, DECEASED CAUSE NO. 2015-167

Obituary – Mr. Clifton A. Holland

West Point, MS Mr. Clifton A. Holland, 78, passed away on January 8, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Mr. Clifton was born April 5, 1937, in Webster County, the son of the late Clint B. and…

Obituaries – 01/13/2016

Carl Thomas ‘TC’ Childress Dec. 31, 2015 Services for Carl Thomas “TC” Childress, 23, of Stewart were Jan. 3, 2016, at Wise-Reed Funeral Home in Eupora with the Rev. Terry Wills officiating. Burial was in William Springs Cemetery in Choctaw…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 01/06/2016

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Mitchell sworn in as Circuit Court judge

From staff reports George M. Mitchell Jr. of Eupora was sworn in as the junior circuit court judge for the 5th Circuit Court District on Friday. Gov. Phil Bryant appointed Mitchell on Dec. 18 to fill the unexpired term that…

Supervisors hold 1st meeting of term

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Supervisors elected board officers and rehired county employees at their first meeting of the year and their new term of office on Monday.

Taking office

STAFF PHOTOS/RUSSELL HOOD Newly elected and re-elected Webster County officials were sworn in Dec. 30