Category: News

Calendar of Events – 08/12/15

PSC ‘Town Hall’ meeting
District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a “Town Hall” meeting in Eupora on Aug. 13.
The public meeting will be at the Eupora Community Center from 6-7 p.m. Presley plans to discuss the “Zap … Read more

EPD report – 08/12/15

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during July:

Speeding, three; no driver’s license, four; disregard for traffic device, one; expired tag, one; no tag, one; no proof of insurance, two; reckless driving, one; resisting arrest, one; dog and animal … Read more

Wolverines counting on experience heading into 2015 season

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

It was a common theme heading into the 2014 football season — navigating Region 4-2A was about as difficult as trying to make your way through the SEC West.

Nothing has changed much as … Read more

Time Capsules – 08/12/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Aug. 15, 1940

Leonard Scott Will Be Aviator
Leonard A. Scott, senior at State College and son of Mr. and Mrs. L.A. Scott of Mantee will seek an Army career … Read more

‘Back off; I want to be free’: truth will set you free from sin

By Bro. J.B .Rowe

Freedom is a precious thing. There is a price for freedom. Many wars have been fought and some men have gained their freedom, some lost their freedom. Multitudes have died seeking for freedom.… Read more

911 Calls – 08/12/15

Aug. 3
11:14 a.m., water leak, South Allen Street; forwarded to Eupora Water.
11:40 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 15; Mathiston PD responds.
3:13 p.m., medical, Shaw Road; Bellefontaine, Walthall, EMS respond.… Read more

Letters to the editor – 08/12/15

Riley family card of thanks

The family of Danny Lee “Dan” Riley (who died July 17) wishes to thank everyone for your prayers, love, concern and support during this difficult time. The Lord has blessed our family with an abundance … Read more

Supervisors work on county budget

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors has been working on the 2015-16 county budget during numerous past meetings.

Board minutes show that supervisors began working on the budget on July 21 and continued to … Read more

Donate blood; you could win a dream vacation

From Press Reports

Come and donate blood in August and you are entered into a drawing to win the Summer Dream Vacation package!

United Blood Services will cover the transit and lodging cost up to $6,000, to the destination of … Read more