Category: News

Woman charged with armed robbery

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A woman wanted in connection with an armed robbery that occurred last week in Maben has been apprehended.

Maben Library dressed for Christmas

For the WPT The Maben Public Library is now all decked out in holiday dress, all ready for the season.   The public is invited to view the Christmas display, which will be up through the New Year. The display…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 12/02/15

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Board amends Volunteer Fire Levy Fund

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Webster County Board of Supervisors amended the Volunteer Fire Levy Fund and discussed health insurance at a recessed meeting Monday. After a discussion with county Fire Coordinator Barry Rushing, the board voted to…

Head Start and Early Head Start classes canceled indefinitely

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson Editor and Publisher The Winona Times WINONA – When classes at Head Start and Early Head Start facilities in Montgomery, Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes and Webster counties will reopen is uncertain at this time, according to…

Club announces PPK Sectional winners

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club sponsored the winners of the local contest at the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Sectional level competition at Tupelo High School football field on Nov. 1. All of our participants…

Speaker addresses club about being creative

From the Maben Home and Garden Club The Maben Home and Garden Club traveled over to The Sandwich Shop in Eupora for the Nov. 17 meeting. Mrs. Jackie Christopher was the leader for the event and gave the welcome to…

Rotary Club partners with V’s

From Press & Staff Reports The Eupora Rotary Club has partnered with V’s Peace, Love and Happy Faces in sponsoring and participating in Between the Lions.

Firefighters respond to house fires

From Staff Reports Area fire department responded to at least three house fires in November. Dexter and Darline Burton Jones of 81 Sand Hill Road, Maben, lost their home in a fire Nov. 7. Cumberland, Mathiston and Maben fire departments…

Children enjoy Thanksgiving storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Even on a cool rainy Wednesday morning, children look forward to coming to the Webster County Public Library in Eupora.