Category: News

Legals – 10/28/15

INVITATION FOR BIDS FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE ON COUNTY SCHOOL LANDS Sealed bids will be received by the Webster County School District, Eupora, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:15 A. M. on November 2nd, 2015 for the right…

Obituaries – 10/28/15

Daisy M. Algood Oct. 3, 2015 Services for Daisy M. Algood, 88, of Eupora were Oct. 5, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Scott Broughton officiating. Burial was in Doty Springs Cemetery in Attala County.

Obituary – Ms. Zenobia Mae Edmonds

Ms. Zenobia Mae Edmonds, 82, passed away on October 19, 2015 at Starkville Manor in Starkville, MS. Services were held for her at Wise Reed Chapel in Eupora, MS Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 1 p.m. Visitation was held at…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 10/21/15

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Burn ban issued for county

From Press & Staff Reports The Board of Supervisors has issued a burn ban in Webster County. The ban was issued Monday effective immediately because of extremely dry and hazardous conditions of vegetation in the area, according to the Webster…

Honoring cancer victims

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Eupora High School’s Interact Club sponsored a balloon release in honor

Area job fair lineup announced

From Press Reports The Enterprise of Mississippi will host the Governor’s Job Fair on Oct. 29 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Community Center in Ackerman.

Eupora man charged in Maben hit-and-run

From Press & Reports A well-known Maben resident injured in a hit-and-run accident remains hospitalized and a Eupora man has been charged in connection with the case. Authorities said Nicky Ray “Nick” Lewis, 73, suffered serious injuries after a vehicle…

Crime Beat

Police charge 3 in house burglary The Eupora Police Department arrested two men and a juvenile last week in connection with a residential burglary in which a firearm was stolen.

Taking time to help others

These ladies are example of “love in action.” They gave their time and talents to help make puppets and stuffed animals for children treated in the Emergency Room at NMMC-Eupora Hospital. “Friends of the Hospital” helping