Category: News

Letter to the editor – 11/25/15

Letter of thanks from family of Charlie Williamson The Charlie Williamson family would like to say thank you to everyone involved in helping him after his accident on June 26.

Shop local on Small Business Saturday

By Ron Aldridge Every year, Gallup asks people how much confidence they have in various institutions. The results aren’t surprising. Only 8 percent had “a great deal” or “quite a lot” of confidence in Congress. Big business scored 21 percent.…

Prescott sets school record

From school reports FAYETTEVILLE —  In a wild back and forth affair, Mississippi State (8-3, 4-3 SEC) outlasted Arkansas (6-4, 4-3) to win 51-50 on the road Saturday night. A potential game-winning field goal attempt by Arkansas was blocked by…

Obituaries – 11/25/15

Joe Wayne Anderson Oct. 28, 2015 Services for Joe Wayne Anderson, 70. of Eupora were Oct. 31, 2015, at Wise-Reed Funeral Home in Eupora with the Revs. Ricky Holloway and Charles Lee White officiating. Burial was in Embry Cemetery.

Obituary – Mrs. Eloise Stewart Avery

Mrs. Eloise Stewart Avery, 86, of the Springhill Community passed away Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Vickers Personal Care Home in Mathiston, MS. Mrs. Avery was a retired longtime business woman in Eupora. She also worked for ten years at…

Obituary – Mrs. Ella Mae Breland

Mathiston, MS Mrs. Ella Mae Breland, 92, passed away on November 16, 2015, at her residence in Mathiston. Mrs. Ella Mae was born May 27, 1923, in Clay County, the daughter of the late Clarence and Maybell Gregg Coggins. She was…

Obituary – Mrs. Martha LaNelle Brown O’Neal

Eupora, MS Mrs. Martha Lanelle Brown O’Neal, 75, of Eupora, MS passed away Thursday, November 19, 2015 at her home. Mrs. O’Neal retired from teaching after 48 years as an English and French high school teacher at Eupora High School,…

Legals – 11/25/15

NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’ S SALE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY OF WEBSTER WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated May 12, 2010, executed by JACK D. GRAY AND…

Head Start under investigation in county

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson and Tish Butts The Winona Times WINONA – Head Start and Early Head Start classes in Montgomery, Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, and Webster counties are temporarily suspended after the federal Office of Head Start suspended Central…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 11/18/15

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