Category: News

Obituaries – 11/11/15

Lugene Burton Nov. 7, 2015 Services for Lugene Burton, 91, of Ackerman were Nov. 9, 2015, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Choctaw County with the Revs. James Wells and Michael Mann officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Legals – 11/11/2015

COMMISSIONER’S SALE NOTICE WHEREAS, on or about May 25, 2007, Terry Kurt Odom and Gail Latham Odom, executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust to Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., which Deed of Trust was filed for record on June…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 11/04/15

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Successful Trunk-or-Treat reported

From Staff Reports An estimated 600-700 people turned out Saturday night for Eupora’s Trunk-or-Treat on North Dunn Street.

County’s unemployment rate 6.6 percent

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point to 6.6 percent in September, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

Mediation set for courthouse claim

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County officials will travel to Jackson next week for another mediation session regarding the courthouse insurance lawsuit, Those dealing with the county’s claim for the burned courthouse will meet in Jackson at 9…


Children disguised as fairy tale characters, super heroes, pumpkins and animals arrived at Webster County Library on Oct. 28, to participate in the Halloween party.

Lions screen vision

The Eupora Lions Club screens the vision of students at Eupora Elementary School.

Mississippi HomeCare

Mississippi HomeCare of Eupora celebrates its new location with a ribbon cutting.

Friends of Library hosting Dyre

From Press Reports Friends of the Library will host Arnold Dyre at 11 a.m. Monday at the Webster County Public Library in Eupora. Dyre, a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, is a retired lawyer turned writer who has two…