Yard of the month



The Maben Home and Garden Club’s Yard of the Month Committee chose the Maben Public Library for the recipient of the December Yard of the Month sign. Shuff Landscape has planted pansies at… Read more

Local retired educators meet December 3

By Sandra Dalton

On Dec. 3, the Local Retired Educators Personnel of Mississippi enjoyed their annual holiday meeting and meal at Our Friends Place in Houston.

President Sue Cooper welcomed everyone and introduced our district director, Carolyn Palmer, to everyone.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

On the Vocabulary Can Be Fun website I came upon a strategy of how to expand vocabulary. Divide your vocabulary into three groups. The first category has words you’re confident … Read more

Lady Wolverines improve to 3-0 on young season

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Most of the folks in this part of the state understand how good East Webster senior forward Quantesha Patterson is. Now, the rest of Mississippi is aware.

Following a week that had her scoring … Read more

EPD report – 12/10/14

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during November:

Speeding, eight; no driver’s license, one; suspended driver’s license, two; blue lights in vehicle, one; no proof of liability insurance, three; careless driving, one; disregard for traffic device (stop sign), one; … Read more

Exciting games highlight state football championships

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

STARKVILLE — The first MHSAA State football championship games played somewhere other than Jackson in decades were an overwhelming success both in attendance and results.

There were three tight games, a pair of repeat … Read more

Holiday food safety tips from MSU Extension Service

The holidays are without question a very special time of year. Friends and families come together to celebrate the joy of the Christmas season, and on behalf of the Winston County Extension Office, we wish each and every one of … Read more

Jail Docket – 12/10/14

Dec. 1
Douglas R. Smith, DOB 10-29-87, WM; MDOC: hold for questioning: parole violation (released to Durr’s Bonding Co. on Dec. 2).

Dec. 3
Cynthia Duncan, DOB 11-27-96, DOB 11-27-96, BF; Webster SO: contempt of court.

Dec. 4
Lawon Maiden, … Read more