Letters to the Editor – 12/17/14

Bailey thanks Eagle Scout project helpers
My name is William “Brett” Bailey and I just wanted to take this opportunity to thank all those who helped make my Eagle Scout service project a huge success.

I started my project to … Read more

Area students graduate from EMCC in December

East Mississippi Community College held 2014 fall graduation ceremonies Dec. 12 at its Scooba and Golden Triangle campuses.

The ceremonies included students who graduated during the summer and fall semesters at the Scooba, Golden Triangle, Columbus Air Force Base, Naval … Read more

911 Calls – 12/17/14

Dec. 8
7:25 a.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
9:58 a.m., alarm, Hwy. 404; Webster SO responds.
1:10 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 82; MHP, WSO responds.
1:59 p.m., medical, Mt. Vernon Road; EMS responds.
11:22 p.m., … Read more

Obituaries – 12/17/14

Mary Catherine Brewer
Dec. 12, 2014
Graveside services for Mary Catherine Brewer, 77, were Dec. 14, 2014, at Enon Cemetery in Ackerman with the Rev. Danny Irvin officiating.

She was born Sept. 13, 1937, in Memphis, Tenn. Mrs. Brewer was … Read more

County expected to reject timber bids

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors met Dec. 2 to open bids to sell the timber on the proposed courthouse site in Walthall at highways 9 and 50.

The supervisors received four bids … Read more