Category: News

911 Calls – 08/26/2015

Aug. 17
1:25 p.m., medical, East Walnut.
4:06 p.m., alarm, call, College Street.
7:36 p.m., property damage report, Maben PD responds.
Aug. 18
10:10 p.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82 West.
10:16 p.m., alarm, call, Carver Road.
11:02 p.m., medical, Hatcher … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 08/26/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What is iambic pentameter (eye-AM-bik pen-TAM-uh-tur)? Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary defines the noun iamb, which has been in English since 1586, as a metrical foot consisting of one short syllable … Read more

Education notes – 08/26/2015

Students make UM honor roll
The University of Mississippi has released the names of students on its spring 2015 honor roll.

Four undergraduate students (as of the spring semester) from Webster County who earned a semester GPA of 3.75-4.00 were … Read more

Calendar of Events – 08/26/2015

EHS Class of 1972
Anyone interested in planning a reunion of Eupora High School’s Class of 1972 next year is invited to come to the Central Service Grill at noon Aug. 29, or call Joyce Yates or Martha Jo Berryhill.… Read more

Campbell, Tyson, Peeples, Woods family reunion upcoming

For the Progress-Times

Greetings and salutations are extended to all of the descendants of Joseph Harvey and Epsey Adline Peeples Woods.

Everyone is invited to gather at the fellowship hall of Soul’s Haven Church for food, fun and fellowship on … Read more

Legals – 08/26/2015


WHEREAS, on August 29, 2007, James W. Batchelor, an unmarried man and Martha J. Batchelor, an unmarried woman, executed a certain deed of trust to H. Russell Rogers, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic … Read more

Obituaries – 08/26/2015

Evelyn Lucille Evans
Aug. 19, 2015
Services for Evelyn Lucille Evans, 95, of Stewart were Aug. 23, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Martin Jacks officiating. Burial was in Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster, Texas.… Read more