News

VBS youth visit Golden LivingCenter

From Press Reports

 

Golden LivingCenter-Eupora was provided an exceptional Vacation Bible School program sponsored by Mount Union Baptist Church.

Approximately 40 youths from the surrounding area participated in the summer Bible school extravaganza this year. The group came to … Read more

Local student competing at NHSFR

From Press Reports

 

Laura Beth Kolb, an 11th-grade student at East Webster High School, has earned a position on the Mississippi State National High School rodeo team.

She will be traveling with fellow teammates to Rock Springs, Wyo., Sunday-July … Read more

Collision is tragic accident

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

More information has been released in regards to the two-car accident that caused a fatality on Clarkson Road in the White Hill community on July 1.

The accident occurred around 6:20 p.m. near … Read more

E911 calls

July 1

4:46 a.m., Choctaw County needing coroner; SO13 responds.

Welfare concern, Ray Road; Webster SO responds.

Medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.

Medical, Waterworks Road; EMS, Eupora FD respond.

5:04 p.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.

6:18 p.m., … Read more

Hospital ranks high for physician communication

From Press Reports

 

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora ranked tied for third on a list of the top hospitals with best physician communication, according to HCAHPS surveys.

The hospitals making the list had the highest percentage of patients who “reported … Read more

DSU student CD includes Justin Boatman

From Press Reports

 

Eupora resident Justin Boatman, a sophomore music industry studies major at Delta State University, was among a select group of student artists/songwriters chosen to be included on the “Fighting Okra: Round 2” CD project on the … Read more

Obituaries

Arnold Duncan

July 3, 2013

Services for Victor Arnold Duncan, 90, of Mantee were July 5, 2013, at Mantee Baptist Church with the Rev. William Carpenter officiating. Burial was in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Mantee.

He was born Jan. 18, … Read more

Aldermen rehire city employees

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The newly installed Eupora Board of Aldermen, during a marathon meeting last week, voted to rehire all city employees.

Aldermen voted to go into executive session to discuss personnel when they reached the … Read more

Supervisor conference targets funding for county services

By Bob Ratliff

MSU Extension Center for Government and Community Development

 

BILOXI – The state’s county supervisors expressed concern about funding for essential services in numerous discussions at the 2013 Mississippi Association of Supervisors Conference.

Most of Mississippi’s 410 … Read more

Local students among degree candidates

These University of Mississippi students from Webster County are among 3,541 spring semester and summer semester candidates for degrees:

May

Sealy Shaw Smith, bachelor of arts in journalism

Anna Ruth Chesteen, bachelor of arts in education

August

Ashley Niccole Edwards, … Read more