Category: News

Obituary – Mr. M.D. Avent

Mathiston, MS Mr. M. D. Avent, 85, retired Crane Operator with Babcock and Wilcox, Mfg., died November 11, 2015 at North Ms. Medical Center in Tupelo, Ms. Funeral Services were held 3:00PM Saturday November 14, 2015 at Oliver Funeral Home…

Obituaries – 11/18/15

Mary Ethel McCarty Nov. 11, 2015 Services for Mary Ethel McCarty, 90 of Water Valley were Nov. 14, 2015, at Providence Baptist Church near Ackerman with the Rev. Randle Poss officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery on Chester-Tomnolen Road…

Legals – 11/18/15

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on the 22nd day of May, 2009, Lillie Walker, married, and Joseph G. Gilliland a/k/a Joseph Gilliland, unmarried, executed a certain Deed of Trust to Angie Dellinger, Trustee for the benefit of Regions Bank,…

Obituary – Mr. William Allen

JACKSONVILLE – William “Bill” Allen, 78, of Jacksonville, died Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 13, 2015 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel. Burial…

Obituary – Mr. William G. “Dub” McCain

Eupora, MS Mr. William G. “Dub” McCain, 81, retired Pipe Bender with Babcock and Wilcox Mfg., died 11/9/15 at North Ms. Medical Center in Tupelo, Ms. Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Thursday 11/12/15 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 11/11/15

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Community effort

From Press Reports The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club presented 500 handmade puppets to North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora ER staff on Monday.

District ACT scores exceed state average

From Press Reports For the first time, Mississippi public schools administered the ACT test to all 11th-graders last spring to help students determine whether they are equipped to succeed in college. The results revealed the average composite score for all…

Incumbents re-elected; Morris new supervisor

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Officeholders serving all or part of Webster County who were seeking an additional term won re-election last week while a new supervisor and constable were elected to open seats. Democrat Curtis C. “Eudy” Morris…

Eupora Christmas Market upcoming

From Staff Reports A full day of activities is scheduled for Dec. 5 during the annual Eupora Christmas Market, including a vendor market, 5K run and parade. The theme this year is “Southern Christmas” and funds raised from the community…