Category: News

Legals – 07/22/15

Notice of Bids for Leasing of Agricultural Land
The City of Eupora hereby gives notice that sealed bids will be taken by the Board of Aldermen and Mayor for the lease of approximately 180 acres located in the City of … Read more

Obituaries – 07/22/15

Katie Jewel Grimes Allday
July 14, 2015
Services for Katie Jewell Grimes Allday, 57, of Springhill were July 18, 2015, at Wise-Reed Funeral Home in Eupora with Dr. James Bryant and the Rev. Tim Lane officiating. Burial was in Embry … Read more

Aldermen deny rezoning request

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora leaders denied a rezoning request after hearing opposition to it during a public hearing last week.

Governor A. Mays first addressed aldermen about the matter on June 1 and the board set a … Read more

Fishing buddies


(Left) Friends Cameron Townsend (right), 15, and Nic Simpson, 10, cast their lines from the banks of Whites Creek Lake. … Read more

Supervisors receive 2015 tax roll

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Tax Assessor-Collector Barbara Gore presented the tax roll for 2015 to the Webster County Board of Supervisors on July 6.

The tax assessment valuation will be used to determine how much property tax money … Read more

School Board renews insurance coverage

From Staff Reports

Insurance coverage was the lone issue discussed during two recessed meetings of the Webster County School Board in June.

On June 29, the board was presented with two proposals for insurance coverage for the upcoming school year. … Read more

Kilgore seeks Election as Webster County District 2 Constable

Kilgore (Right) and his family

From staff reports

My name is Jeremy Kilgore. I am husband to Megan Farley Kilgore, stepfather to Dylan Patrick and father to Kyle Kilgore.

I am seeking election as Webster County’s District II constable. I do not seek this office … Read more

Fresh produce galore at Maben Market

Tomatoes, peaches, okra, squash, corn and peas from William Shaw

By Jane Collins
Maben Farmers’ Market

William Shaw was set up and

Tomatoes, peaches, okra, squash, corn and peas from William Shaw

Tomatoes, peaches, okra, squash, corn and peas from William Shaw

ready to sell his wonderful selection of fresh produce by

6:30 a.m. last Friday morning.

The weather was … Read more