Category: News

Jail Docket – 12/30/2015

Dec. 21 Tony Brooks, DOB 03-29-82, BM; Webster 7: possession of marijuana and possession of controlled substance with intent.

Former CMI employees refute ‘personal agenda’

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson Editor and Publisher The Winona Times WINONA – Some former Central Mississippi Inc. employees are speaking out in response to a CMI board member’s claims that a “personal agenda” by some members of the community led…

Friends group supports Webster Library

For the Progress-Times Make a New Year’s resolution to become a member of Friends of the Webster Library. This group meets the second Monday of each month to hear various authors, some local and others from different parts of the…

Time Capsules – 12/30/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 50 Years Ago: Dec. 30, 1965 Gum Springs News: Mr. and Mrs. Grady Turnage and family spent Christmas holidays with parents and grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Cooper, and other relatives in this…

God has mission for each of us

From Liberty UMC Greetings to you! We survived the Christmas holidays and are looking forward to doing good things working with our pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor, during the new year. Since celebrating the birth of our Lord and Savior…

Calendar of Events – 12/30/2015

Swearing-in of county officials Webster County elected officials for 2016-19 will be sworn in at 1 p.m. Dec. 30 at the Eupora Community Center. Chancellor Kenny Burns will administer the oaths of office. Weight Watchers Start the new year off…

Sports Schedules – 12/30/2015

WED, DEC. 30 Prep Basketball TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered) TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered) College Football 2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.

Keep safety in mind when riding ATVs

From NMMC-Eupora The riding of all-terrain vehicles is a common everyday event in Mississippi. Although most individuals keep safety in mind, there are some who overlook the possible dangers. Most individuals ride without helmets or have more than one rider…

E911 Calls: Webster – 12/30/2015

Dec. 21 12:44 p.m., suspicious activity, Greensboro Road; Webster SO responds. 3:08 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 82; Mathiston PD responds. 4:48 p.m., alarm, Gold Street; Eupora PD responds. 4:57 p.m., medical, McBride Street; Maben PD, Webster EMS respond. 5:41 p.m., medical,…