From press & staff reports
The presidential election isn’t the only one you should be fired up to influence at the ballot box. In fact, your local representatives, supervisors, sheriffs, circuit clerk, and chancery clerk have more day-to-day impact on … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Aug. 1, 1940
From time to time the windows of The Webster Progress are filled with displays of rare specimens of vegetables and often with freaks found on … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
FRENCH CAMP — For now, nothing has changed in what determines a student’s athletic eligibility at French Camp Academy.
A ruling last week by the executive committee of the Mississippi High School Activities Association … Read more
Notice of Bids for Leasing of Agricultural Land
The City of Eupora hereby gives notice that sealed bids will be taken by the Board of Aldermen and Mayor for the lease of approximately 180 acres located in the City of … Read more
Robert C. McDaniel
July 12, 2015
Services for Robert Charles McDaniel, 53, of Greenwood were July 19, 2015, at Williams & Lord Funeral Home in Greenwood with Dr. Jim Phillips officiating. Burial was in Longview Cemetery in Carrollton.
He was … Read more
Lois M. Barron… Read more
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For the WPT
Ron Borne was the guest speaker for Friends of the Webster Library on July 13 at Webster County Library.… Read more
Man’s death believed to be heat-related
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Authorities believe a pedestrian whose body was discovered last week a few hundred feet off a highway in Eupora died of a heat-related injury.
The man was later … Read more
From Press & Staff Reports
A Mathiston man was killed in a two-car wreck Friday morning on U.S. 82 just west of Starkville.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol and published reports, Jennifer Breazeale, 34, of Starkville was headed east … Read more