Category: News

MSU explodes in win over NSU

From school reports

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (2-1) beat Northwestern (La.) State (0-3) 62-13 on Saturday in front of a crowd of over 61,000 at Davis Wade Stadium. The Bulldogs racked up a school-record 647 yards of offense while only … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels take road win over Alabama in classic

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – For the second straight year, Ole Miss and Alabama delivered an instant classic on the gridiron. Behind five turnovers forced by the Landshark defense, the No. 11 Rebels won 43-37, defeating the No. 2 Crimson Tide in … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/23/15

Too much Trump
Jealous and baffled by the attention that celebrity presidential candidate Donald Trump has been given, most of his Republican rivals spent Wednesday night’s debate trying to knock him down a few notches.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 09/23/15

Girl Scouts volunteer re-cruitment night
Are you interested in volunteering for Girl Scouts? Volunteer Recruitment Night will from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Mathiston Public Library, 298 Scott St.
Come volunteer and make a difference for girls. Participants will … Read more

No updates filed in courthouse suit

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

No new information had been filed as of Monday in the court case involving Webster County’s courthouse insurance claim.

An arbitration panel was scheduled to meet earlier this month in an attempt to come … Read more

Time Capsules – 09/26/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Sept. 26, 1940

She Simply Won’t Grow Old
They say that the mind has lots to do with one’s age, and that a “man is as old or as young … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/23/15

Sept. 14
Larry McMillian, DOB 07-15-50, BM; Webster SO: murder.
Mauquarius Harris, DOB 04-02-92, BM; Mathiston 6: suspended driver’s license-implied consent.
Sept. 17… Read more

Signs of the times: you don’t have to perish

By Bro. J.B .Rowe

The signs of the times of the end of this age are everywhere — do you see them?

Jesus, speaking to his disciples, Matthew 24:6-9 (KJV): “
And ye shall hear of wars and rumours of … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/23/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 24
Prep Softball
4:30/6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster
5/6:30 p.m. — Louisville at Caledonia
5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Nanih Waiya
Prep Volleyball
5:30/6:30 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County… Read more

Justice Court issues contempt warrants

By Webster County Justice Court Clerks Janice Brunty and Lisa Dean

OK, you had your chance. Webster County Justice Court has issued contempt of court warrants for people who have unpaid fines.… Read more