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Man bound over on drug charges by court

From Staff Reports

A state inmate awaits grand jury action after being bound over on felony drug charges in Eupora.

Antwayn Patterson, 34, had a preliminary hearing Oct. 23 in Eupora Municipal Court on a charge of possession of crack … Read more

By Amy Rollins For the WPT

The “Pride of Eupora” Marching Band traveled to the campus of Hinds Community College in Raymond on Saturday to compete in the MHSAA Class 2A State Marching Band Championship.

Band members performed their 2012 … Read more

Calendar of Events

TSX Voting Machine Testing Circuit Clerk Deborah Hood Neal announces that the testing of the TSX (Touch Screen Voting) machines is being conducted at the Webster County Courthouse Nov. 1 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. If any error is detected, the … Read more

Eupora Fire Department contains 2 structure fires

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Fire Department responded to two structure fires in two days earlier this week.

The first was an accidental fire that occurred about 4:15 p.m. Sunday on Richard Allred’s property at 547 Whitt … Read more

Circuit judges issue orders in cases

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — Matters handled by circuit judges during the vacation term of Webster County Circuit Court include these criminal cases:

Charles Erwin, 52 of Lexington pleaded guilty July 31 to possession of cocaine (less … Read more

Arrest made in robbery

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora police have charged a young woman in connection with last week’s armed robbery of a downtown business.

The crime occurred Oct. 16 at Pear Tree Corner, which is on the northwest corner of … Read more

Nunnelee tours Maben business

By Terry Harpole For the WPT

MABEN — Congressman Alan Nunnelee on Monday paid a welcome visit to one of Maben’s newest businesses on Industrial Park Road.

The 1st District Republican representative from Tupelo was accompanied by his wife, Tori, … Read more

Qualified voters can vote absentee

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Qualified residents may cast absentee ballots for the Nov. 6 presidential election now through Nov. 3 in the Webster County circuit clerk’s office in Walthall.

The ballot includes contested races in the U.S. Senate … Read more