Category: News

Legals – 09/16/15

**** On Saturday, September 12, 2015, at 10:00 AM mini storage contents, belonging to the following people, will be sold to the highest bidder, (if bid equals or exceeds past due rent) because of failure to pay rent on storage…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 09/09/15

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Status report filed in courthouse case

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A judge has given an arbitration panel until next week to reach an appraisal award concerning Webster County’s insurance claim for the burned courthouse. The county and Atlantic Specialty Insurance Co. have been engaged…

Soapy situation

COURTESY PHOTOs Lise’ Williams demonstrates cold-process soap-making to participants in a workshop at the Eupora Depot. Webster County Extension Service hosted the workshop last Thursday

Local author to speak at library

1st book message of God’s love and comfort From Press Reports Rhonda Booth of Eupora will be the featured speaker at Friends of the Webster Library on Monday, Sept. 14. The meeting begins at 11 a.m. at the Webster County…

Unemployment rate 8.1 percent

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased three-tenths of a percentage point to 8.1 percent in July, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. The jobless rate for June was 8.4 percent, while unemployment was…

Three-run seventh leads Lady Eagles past Hatley

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Balls were zinging off the bats of the Lady Eagles of Eupora High School last week, as EHS rolled to a pair of slow-pitch softball victories. Eupora opened the week with a come-from-behind win…

School fun

COURTESY PHOTOS These are some scenes from the first month of school in the