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Obituaries – 11/11/15

Lugene Burton
Nov. 7, 2015
Services for Lugene Burton, 91, of Ackerman were Nov. 9, 2015, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Choctaw County with the Revs. James Wells and Michael Mann officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.… Read more

Legals – 11/11/2015


WHEREAS, on or about May 25, 2007, Terry Kurt Odom and Gail Latham Odom, executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust to Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., which Deed of Trust was filed for record on June … Read more

Successful Trunk-or-Treat reported

Costumed children fill the street during Saturday’s Trunk-or-Treat in downtown Eupora.

From Staff Reports

An estimated 600-700 people turned out Saturday night for Eupora’s Trunk-or-Treat on North Dunn Street.… Read more

County’s unemployment rate 6.6 percent

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point to 6.6 percent in September, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.… Read more

Mediation set for courthouse claim

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County officials will travel to Jackson next week for another mediation session regarding the courthouse insurance lawsuit,

Those dealing with the county’s claim for the burned courthouse will meet in Jackson at 9 … Read more



Children disguised as fairy tale characters, super heroes, pumpkins and animals arrived at Webster County Library on Oct. 28, to participate in the Halloween party. … Read more

Lions screen vision


The Eupora Lions Club screens the vision of students at Eupora Elementary School. … Read more

Mississippi HomeCare


Mississippi HomeCare of Eupora celebrates its new location with a ribbon cutting. … Read more

Friends of Library hosting Dyre

Arnold Dyre

From Press Reports

Friends of the Library will host Arnold Dyre at 11 a.m. Monday at the Webster County Public Library in Eupora.

Dyre, a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, is a retired lawyer turned writer who has two … Read more