News

Fall comes to Maben Market

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Fall was definitely in the air Saturday as the vendors and patrons enjoyed the cool breezes of an early September morning.

The Henrys had freshly dug Vardaman sweet potatoes, baby eggplant, patty … Read more

Birth – Adalyn Ruth Mason

Adalyn Ruth Mason

Adalyn Ruth Mason

William and Michelle Mason of Mathiston announce the birth of a daughter, Adalyn Ruth Mason.

She was born Aug. 26, 2013, at 8:18 p.m. Adalyn weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18¾ inches long.

Grandparents are … Read more

Firefighters control a sawmill fire

Bywy firefighters attack the fire at Smith’s Sawmill on the east side.

From Press & Staff Reports

 

Multiple fire crews from two counties worked together over the weekend to protect and save Smith’s Sawmill from a large fire.

Eupora Fire Chief Richard Love provided this narrative of the fire:

The Eupora … Read more

Duncan re-elected MVMA secretary/treasurer

Duncan

From Press Reports

 

The Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association has announced that Dr. Joe Duncan, owner of Duncan Veterinary Clinic in Eupora, has been re-elected for a second term as the association’s secretary/treasurer.

Established in 1906, the Mississippi Veterinary Medical … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Sept. 15, 1938

Law Partnership Has Offices Here

Patterson, Eudy & Patterson is the name of a new legal partnership doing business in Eupora with offices in the McDaniel block. … Read more

East Webster softball team riding winning streak

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

East Webster slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill is pleased with the way his team is pulling out victories, even in tight situations, but says he is looking for a little more consistency as … Read more

Big first quarter sparks Eagles to road win over

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham is getting to where he really enjoys first quarters, and his Eagles don’t seem to mind them too much either.

EHS erupted for three first-quarter … Read more

Jail docket

Sept. 3

Crystal Duncan, DOB 03-02-79, WF; Eupora 12: two counts of simple assault.

Irvin Brown, DOB 06-12-57, BM; MDOC-Perrigan: hold for MDOC.

Stanley Montgomery, DOB 03-15-55, BM; MDOC-Perrigan: hold for MDOC.

Consuela D. Bedford, DOB 07-08-94, BF; Mathiston 2: … Read more

County adopts new budget

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Webster County supervisors approved a 2014 fiscal year budget last Friday that includes an increase in the ad valorem tax of a little over 1 mill.

The budget has total projected revenue of … Read more