Category: News

Confederate flag symbolizes struggle to end tyranny

Opinion by Pete Shumpert sculptorpete@bellsouth.net Both the Confederate flag and the American flag have been misused by people who did not believe in their true meaning. Before I am considered unpatriotic, I love freedom more than I love a forced…

Obituaries

Clifton ‘PeeWee’ Borel Dec. 6, 2015 Graveside services with military honors for Clifton “PeeWee” Borel, 83, of Starkville were Dec. 12, 2015, at Moore Cemetery in Brooksville. He was born Nov. 12, 1932, in Louisiana. Mr. Borel was a retired…

Head Start oversight suspended ‘indefinitely’

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson The Winona Times   WINONA – Administrative oversight of Head Start and Early Head Start in six counties, including Webster, by Central Mississippi Inc. has been suspended indefinitely According to a spokesman for the Administration for…

Aldermen discuss heavy trucks on MLK

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A city resident and an alderman have expressed concerns about road damage and potential dangers from heavy trucks traveling on a section of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. “We’re concerned about the traffic, big…

Tilsatec grand opening a success

By Daniel Brunty The Webster Progress-Times The city of Eupora and Webster County continued their economic expansion with the official grand opening of a new manufacturer and warehouse this past week. There was a feeling of excitement and optimism as…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 12/09/15

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Obituary – Mrs. Sandra “Sandi” Palmertree Fason

Sandra “Sandi” Palmertree Fason, age 54, passed away at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi on December 3, 2015. Sandi, as she was commonly known, loved riding horses, going to the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Obituary – Ms. Francis Arlene Griffin

Ms. Francis Arlene Griffin, 79, passed away on November 30, 2015 at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Grenada, MS. Viewing was Saturday, December 5, 2015 at Liberty United Methodist Church in Eupora, MS from 10 am until service time.