News

Weekend of Encouragement set for March 20-22

By Gwen Sisson

Organizers felt the biggest need in Webster County churches was encouragement.

As a follow-up to last year’s Discipleship Revival, the Webster County Baptist Association is hosting “A Weekend of Encouragement” — a countywide revival over the course … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/11/2015

Texting sanity
At last, Mississippi appears headed toward enacting a comprehensive ban on texting while driving.

The Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to send a bill to the governor that would fine drivers who are caught writing, sending or reading text … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/11/2015

Kids & Kites Day
Eupora’s first Kids & Kites Day will be March 14 at Gary Park from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The event will include a kite art contest, food, inflatables and fun.

Pick up your kite to color from … Read more

Legals – 03/11/2015

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on September 24, 2010, Chris Tollison and Stacey G. Tollison, husband and wife executed a certain deed of trust to Denise McLaurin, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee … Read more

Obituaries – 03/11/2015

James Wilson ‘Cotton’ Burchfield
March 8, 2015
Services for James Wilson “Cotton” Burchfield, 67, of Stewart will be at 2 p.m. March 11, 2015 at Crape Creek Baptist Church in the Simpson community of Choctaw County. Burial will be in … Read more

Judge handles cases in Circuit Court

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Circuit Judge Clarence E. Morgan III, in addition to judgments reported upon last week, has issued orders in other Webster County Circuit Court criminal cases since December.

They included the sentencing of two people … Read more

Neely-Dorsey to speak at Friends of the Library

From Press Reports

Patricia Neely-Dorsey will be at the Webster County Public Library at 11 a.m. March 9 for Friends of the Library.

Neely-Dorsey is a 1982 graduate of Tupelo High School and received a bachelor of arts degree in … Read more