Category: News

New grand jury issues report

From Staff Reports The new grand jury empaneled last week during the June term of Webster County Circuit Court has submitted a report of its investigations. Grand jurors were empaneled June 15 for a six-month term. Their report, signed by…

Political rally entertainment

COURTESY PHOTO Long Time Coming provides musical entertainment during Saturday’s political rally hosted by the Walthall Fire Department.

Webster County website now up

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County now has a website to provide residents, businesses and those looking for a new home with easily accessible information about the county. The website was created by the Golden Triangle Planning and…

Flowers and family are a growing passion

By Gwen Sisson http://www.gwenwsisson.wordpress.com Mallory McCain of Teacups and Tuplips in downtown Eupora said she loves her  work for  many reasons. I love that I get to work with brides and families preparing for such a special day,” McCain said.…

Memorial held for Maben cemetery

By Terry Harpole MABEN — The memorial for Maben Memorial Garden was June 7 with one of the largest crowds in attendance since the memorials were started. The cemetery is located on the road from Maben going toward Holland Crossing…

Service award

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Branch Sales Leader Earl Johnson of CB&S Bank presents Senior Teller

Dream becomes rock solid business

By Gwen Sisson http://www.gwenwsisson.wordpress.com Overall, Wanda Thomas said she feels The Old Stone Station has been a success, but it is still growing and evolving. “It’s still in the building process, however, in both merchandise and in building my customer…

Flowers and family are a growing passion

By Gwen Sisson http://www.gwenwsisson.wordpress.com Mallory McCain of Teacups and Tuplips in downtown Eupora said she loves her  work for  many reasons. I love that I get to work with brides and families preparing for such a special day,” McCain said.…

Alva woman celebrates 100 years

By Gwen Sisson Pearl Cooper celebrated her 100th birthday on June 2 with family, friends and neighbors in the Alva community. Mrs. Cooper worked at the hosiery mill in Grenada for many years, then worked as a homemaker. She has…

Let’s work together for better community

By Mayor Dan Burchfield City of Eupora As everyone gets ready to celebrate the founding of our country on July 4, let us take a moment to realize that with all the poisonous political rhetoric flying around, we still live…