By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County Fire Service is proud of three additional trucks that the county has acquired for the Mathiston, Tomnolen and Walthall volunteer fire departments.
The Class A pumpers are Mathiston’s Engine 297, Tomnolen’s Engine … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
First Baptist Church of Eupora’s music minister, John Herring, said he hopes that the congregation will have a very genuine worship experience as part of the 2015 Easter cantata.
“It’s my prayer that we will experience the … Read more
Firing Dan Jones big mistake
By Charles Dunagin, Editor
I don’t recall the exact date, but it was at least six months ago when I was told Dan Jones was going to lose his job as chancellor of … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: March 28, 1940
Jack Sugg Opens New Lion Station
Jack K. Sugg, young Eupora businessman, has opened a filling station on Highway 82 in the eastern part of Eupora’s fast-growing … Read more
From school reports
The history-making 2014-15 basketball season came to a painful end here today in the quarterfinals of the NJCAA National Tournament with the Holmes Community College Bulldogs falling to the Hill College Rebels, 73-72.
The Bulldogs ended the … Read more
By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director
Instead of waiting for seeds to sprout, set out transplants to give yourself an edge on the gardening season. Choose young transplants that have … Read more
From Press Reports
Because of the passing of Congressman Alan Nunnelee, a vacancy exists in the 1st District for U.S. Congress.
Gov. Phil Bryant has set the date of the special election to fill the vacancy on May 12. If … Read more
From Staff Reports
Webster County School District board members accepted a bid for a wireless network system at a previous meeting.
Howard Technology Solutions submitted the lone bid of $106,339 for the districtwide wireless network system, according to minutes of … Read more
James Norman, DOB 01-17-63, WM; Webster 9: jail support.
Victoria Kelly, DOB 01-25-88, WF; MDOC: probation violation.
Xemenia Dillon, DOB 09-09-90. WF: MDOC: probation violation.… Read more
SUNDAY, MARCH 22
Noon — Mississippi State at Kentucky
1:30 p.m. — Florida at Ole Miss
1 p.m. — Delta State at Alabama-Huntsville
1 p.m. — Mississippi State at Ole Miss… Read more