Cochran wins runoff, eyes November election

From Staff Reports

Although U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran won last week’s Republican primary runoff, challenger Chris McDaniel carried Webster County by a 53-vote margin.
Unofficial statewide returns from… Read more

Grand jury issues report

From Staff Reports

Grand jurors empaneled last month have issued a report of their investigations.
The new grand jury was … Read more

Prospective courthouse architects visit board

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Representatives of an architectural firm interested in providing design services for the new courthouse in Webster County visited the Board of Supervisors on Monday.
Managing partner Carl Franco and architect intern Adam Haver with… Read more

4-County members convene

Tommy Peacock of Mathiston checks out an early version of a 4-County Electric Power Association service truck during the cooperative’s annual meeting at EMCC.

From Press Reports

Members of 4-County Electric Power Association elected two directors, took rides on a hot air balloon, celebrated the cooperative’s 75th anniversary, attended a health fair and… Read more

Summer Reading Program great success

Kim McDaniel helps children make a butterfly.

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Public Library

The 2014 Summer Reading Program at the Webster County Public Library was a great success with over 100 children attending. From seeing … Read more

Club presents seeds to veteran

Akeah Graham of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club presents seeds to Grant. Joining them are Aleah and Rose Graham, club leader.

By Controllers Generation II 4-H Club

It’s time for fun in the sun and Mr. Jeffery Grant, West Oktibbeha High School principal, is really excited.
No, he is not… Read more