Category: News

Each ballot cast is important

From press & staff reports

It’s Election Day. Do you know where your vote is? If you’re keeping it in your back pocket, you may be doing something yourself and those around you a civic disservice.

As the Democratic and … Read more

Sports Schedules – 07/29/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 7
Prep Softbal
4/6 p.m. — Central at Winston Academy

SATURDAY, AUG. 8
Prep Softball
TBA — Neshoba Central Jamboree (East Webster, Eupora, Neshoba Central entered)
TBA — Winona Jamboree (Noxapater, Winona entered)

MONDAY, AUG. 10
Prep Softball… Read more

Primary election process explained

Party candidates are nominated during party primary elections. Voters cast ballots in the party primary of their choice.

If no candidate receives a majority of the votes, a runoff, or second primary, is held between the two candidates with the … Read more

People died to provide the right to vote to each citizen

From press & staff reports
 
One of the most precious aspects of voting is just how hard people before us have fought to protect it.
Think back to the early American patriots who stood up for the right to … Read more

Jail Docket – 07/29/15

July 22
Bryan David Wilson, DOB 11-15-91, WM; Webster 3: domestic violence.
July 23
Tasha L. Dempsey, DOB 06-25-80, WF; Webster 9: contempt of court.
July 24
Travis L. Jennings, DOB 03-27,81, WM; walk-in: trespassing and simple assault/domestic violence.… Read more

NRA endorses Representative Joey Hood for re-election

From press reports

Fairfax, Va.— On behalf of our members in Mississippi, the National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) proudly announces its endorsement of state Representative Joey Hood for re-election.

NRA-PVF Chairman Chris Cox stated, “Under Joey Hood’s leadership, … Read more

Precincts listed for county’s political districts

From Staff Reports

These are the precincts (election/voting districts) in each of the supervisor, Justice Court (JC), state House (HD) and state Senate districts (SD) in Webster County. See this article for polling place locations in each precinct.… Read more

Make this a better county, state and country by voting

From press & staff reports

Only 60 percent of the voting eligible population heads to the polls during presidential election years, according to the Center for Voting and Democracy. This number drops to 40 percent during midterm elections.

These numbers … Read more

Turfgrass field day slated

From Press Reports

Mississippi State University will offer a Turfgrass Field Day at the R.R. Foil Plant Science Research Center in Starkville on Aug. 25 at 8:45 a.m.

Coaches, school superintendents, landscape architects, county Extension agents, lawn care professionals, golf … Read more

Webster County Precinct Polling Places

DISTRICT 1:
Eupora No. 1: Community Center, 142 N. Dunn St., Eupora
Bluff Springs: Bluff Springs Baptist Church, 684 Bluff Springs Church Road, Eupora

DISTRICT 2:
Eupora No. 2: Department of Human Services, 51 Government Ave., Eupora
Walthall: Walthall Fire … Read more