Category: News

Obituaries – 10/07/15

Daisy M. Algood
Oct. 3, 2005
Services for Daisy M. Algood, 88, of Eupora were Oct. 5, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Scott Broughton officiating. Burial was in Doty Springs Cemetery in Attala County.… Read more

School Board considers lot purchase

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County School District board members discussed a recommended property purchase at a previous meeting.

Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, on Sept. 14, recommended the board consider purchasing the lot owned by Pop Woodard … Read more

Fire destroys house in Walthall

Firefighters spray water on the house fire in Walthall. A brush fire led to Thursday’s structure fire.

From Staff Reports

A family lost everything in a fire that destroyed their house last week in Walthall.

The fire at 20 County Home Road was reported about 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Chief Casey Henderson of the Walthall Fire Department said … Read more

2 plead guilty in court

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Two men pleaded guilty last month to felony indictments in the vacation term of Webster County Circuit Court.

Both men entered guilty pleas before Circuit Judge Joey Loper on Aug. 17 at the Choctaw … Read more

3-county job fair upcoming

From Press Reports

Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster Counties in Mississippi will host a Governor’s Job Fair at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman, announced Adam Todd, director of the Governor’s Job Fair Network.

The Oct. 29 job fair is … Read more