News

General election set for Tuesday

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Only five days remain until Tuesday’s general election with the presidential race topping the ballot.

Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 6, and Saturday is the last day an individual can … Read more

Shoppers brave cold at Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — Once again Wanda and Sam Gray of Eupora came to the Maben market Saturday to sell shelled paperhull pecan halves from this year’s crop.

To add to her offerings Wanda had … Read more

EWHS supports good cause during Homecoming

By Shelley Rae Edwards Student Council Reporter East Webster High School

East Webster had an exciting Homecoming week Oct. 8-12.

The Student Council sponsored a display board contest and a daily spirit day contest. The Homecoming Theme was “Wolverines with … Read more

Man bound over on drug charges by court

From Staff Reports

A state inmate awaits grand jury action after being bound over on felony drug charges in Eupora.

Antwayn Patterson, 34, had a preliminary hearing Oct. 23 in Eupora Municipal Court on a charge of possession of crack … Read more

By Amy Rollins For the WPT

The “Pride of Eupora” Marching Band traveled to the campus of Hinds Community College in Raymond on Saturday to compete in the MHSAA Class 2A State Marching Band Championship.

Band members performed their 2012 … Read more

Calendar of Events

TSX Voting Machine Testing Circuit Clerk Deborah Hood Neal announces that the testing of the TSX (Touch Screen Voting) machines is being conducted at the Webster County Courthouse Nov. 1 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. If any error is detected, the … Read more

Eupora Fire Department contains 2 structure fires

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Fire Department responded to two structure fires in two days earlier this week.

The first was an accidental fire that occurred about 4:15 p.m. Sunday on Richard Allred’s property at 547 Whitt … Read more

Circuit judges issue orders in cases

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — Matters handled by circuit judges during the vacation term of Webster County Circuit Court include these criminal cases:

Charles Erwin, 52 of Lexington pleaded guilty July 31 to possession of cocaine (less … Read more