Sheriff Tim Mitchell, K9 Deputy Casey Henderson and K9 “Ava” represented our heroes for the second week of summer reading at… Read more
By Austin Bishop
Danya Turner won’t be in an unfamiliar position this basketball season when he coaches both the boys and girls basketball teams at Eupora High School.
Turner, who found out he would be adding the girls … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: June 20, 1940
Bill Mellor Opens Repair Business Here
William R. Mellor, who for over six years was chief mechanic for Sugg Implement Co., has opened a general repair shop … Read more
By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director
A couple of problems have been occurring with tomato fruit.
One is an area of smoky or tangled-thread looking black areas on the side … Read more
From Press & Staff Reports
Cumulative school- and district-level passing rates for the Third-Grade Reading Summative Assessment are now available to the public.
Statewide, nearly 91 percent of third-graders have achieved a passing score on the Third-Grade Reading Summative Assessment, … Read more
From Dustin Barnes
JACKSON, Miss. – Men have higher morbidity rates in almost every one of the leading causes of death in the United States, a factor leading to a renewed focus on men’s health issues.
Since 1994, June … Read more
Christopher Gaston, DOB 04-14-86, BM; SO7: possession of marijuana with intent to sell.
Cody B. Clark, DOB 09-22-81, BM; SO7: MDOC hold: domestic violence.
Anthony Shurden, DOB 06-11-96, WM; walk-in: hold for evaluation (released June 13 … Read more
From Press Reports
May 31 was World No Tobacco Day — a day to support those who have made the choice to live tobacco-free.
Everyone needs support and a cheerleader who will continue to push them toward success. The Tobacco-Free … Read more
The Webster County Board of Supervisors voted in April to allow and direct the Justice Court clerk to issue summonses in the Justice Court case of State vs. William “Bill” Baker Jr. (Bill Baker), and to hold a trial in … Read more
Political rally at Walthall FD
The Walthall Fire Department will host a political rally from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. June 20.
In addition to candidate speeches, the rally will feature musical entertainment from Long Time Coming. Barbecue sandwiches, hamburgers and hotdogs … Read more