News

‘Friends’ meeting features author Maury Shurlds

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Public Library

Even though Jan. 14, was a rainy day, attendance at the monthly meeting of Friends of Webster County Public Library was great.

Members and guests were entertained by Maury Shurlds, a native … Read more

Calendar of Events

Blood drives United Blood Services announces these blood drives in Webster County: • 2:30-6:30 p.m. Jan. 24 in the PE building at East Webster Elementary School in Mathiston. • 2:30-6 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Eupora Elementary School gym. • … Read more

Students named MC academic scholars

The Office of Academic Affairs for Mississippi College has released its list of academic scholars for the 2012 fall semester. Named from the local area:

PRESIDENT’S LIST: Mary Catherine McKibben of Maben.

To be eligible for the President’s List, a … Read more

County offices relocate after Courthouse fire

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

After reviewing different options, the Board of Supervisors has decided to relocate all courthouse offices to the Webster County Office Building in Eupora.

The predawn fire that gutted the courthouse in Walthall on Jan. … Read more

Huffman assumes role on ASHE Board

From Press Reports

Robert Huffman of Mathiston, director of Facility Management at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point, has been appointed as Region 4 representative for the American Society of Healthcare Engineers board of directors.

Huffman will serve through Dec. 31, … Read more

Webster County Courthouse burns

Webster County Courthouse burns By Ruthie Robison
The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — An early-morning fire Thursday gutted and destroyed most of the historic Webster County Courthouse.
Around 2:30 a.m. the Walthall Volunteer Fire Department, with the Eupora Volunteer Fire Department
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Webster County historic courthouse burns

By Ruthie Robison

The Webster Progress Times

An early morning fire gutted and destroyed most of the historic Webster County Courthouse.

Around 2:30 a.m. the Walthall Volunteer Fire Department with Eupora Volunteer Fire Department backing up responded to an alert, … Read more