News

Maben Farmers’ Market opens this Saturday

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Saturday, May 18, is opening day for the Maben Farmers’ Market on the lot next to the Maben Post Office.

We will be in operation every Saturday through October. Vendors are welcome … Read more

Institute aids infrastructure development

By Leah Barbour

University Relations

 

By providing Magnolia State communities with infrastructure-development experts and other resources, a Mississippi State-based service institute continues working to improve the quality of life in rural municipalities.

Since its establishment in 1976, the John … Read more

City opens HOME contractor bids

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Aldermen have taken bids for demolition and reconstruction of three substandard houses in the city under advisement.

Mayor Tommy Lott opened the bids from housing contractors on behalf of three homeowners during a … Read more

Courthouse awaits engineer’s study

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A structural engineer is to determine whether or not the Webster
County courthouse can be restored from the shell remaining after it
burned in January.

The Board of Supervisors voted Monday to contract with … Read more

City sales tax revenue down

From Staff Reports

Eupora’s sales tax revenue for February was down from the same month
last year, new reports show.

The city received a transfer of $31,113 from the Mississippi
Department of Revenue. That’s down 10.4 percent from the $34,731… Read more

Let’s rally for the Relay Friday night

By Dr. Connie Black
Relay for Life Co-Chair
Webster County

We hope by now you have your calendar marked and your plans made for
an exciting and fun-filled Friday night, April 26, 6 p.m. at the NMMC-
Eupora walking track.… Read more

Cause of house fire undetermined

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The cause of a blaze that destroyed a Peppertown Road home last week
is undetermined, according to Walthall Fire Chief Casey Henderson.
The Rev. Johnny and Nancy Lollar lost everything in the fire that… Read more

County joins economic development effort

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County supervisors voted Monday to enter into an agreement
with three others counties to establish an economic development
district.

They adopted the “interlocal cooperation agreement” between Webster,
Montgomery, Choctaw and Carroll counties, and … Read more

Relay for Life set for Friday

By Dan Burchfield
For the WPT

The Webster County Relay for Life is set for this Friday, April 26,
beginning at 6 p.m. and lasting till 1 a.m. As in years past, this
event is being hosted by North Mississippi … Read more

Diabetes Care Group opens clinic in Kosciusko

Diabetes Care Group opened a specialized diabetes clinic in Kosciusko
on April 19 at the Kosciusko Medical Center. The Kosciusko clinic is
the fourth Diabetes Care Group Clinic in Mississippi and brings
innovative diabetes treatments to Attala County and the … Read more