Category: News

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan

Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Vocabulary.com, a website devoted to vocabulary building, sponsors the “Vocabulary Bowl” for all students attending K through 12 in the United States and Canada. On Vocabulary.com vocabulary learning is definitely … Read more

Webster Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WEBSTER COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

PHILLIP VAUGHN PETITIONER

VS. CAUSE NO.: 2014-0105-C

STACY VAUGHN SCHENKS RESPONDENT

SUMMONS

THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI

TO: STACY VAUGHN SCHENKS, whose present residence and address is unknown.

You have been made a … Read more

911 Calls

Aug. 15
8:27 p.m., alarm, Macon Road; Webster SO responds.
9:59 p.m., welfare concern, Highway 9; Eupora PD responds.
10:42 p.m., escort, Rebecca Street; Mathiston PD responds.

Aug. 16
4:23 a.., disturbance, Snow Bottom Road; WSO responds.
7:56 a.m., medical, … Read more

‘Meet the ECCC Warriors’ set for Aug 29 at East Central  

From school reports

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and student-athlete introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Monday at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President … Read more

Memorial plaque, medals recognize Lewis

By Dottie Dewberry

Nicky Ray Lewis is gone but not forgotten by his beloved church family, nor by his neighborhood friends and certainly not by the Maben community-at-large.

Back on July 21, 2009, Nicky got a big, big surprise on … Read more

City holds HOME grant public hearing

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times

A small number of residents were in attendance for the city of Eupora’s initial HOME grant public hearing held Aug. 9 at the City Hall.

With the city considering applying to Mississippi Home Corp. … Read more

Practical Nursing graduate success story

From Press Reports

MAYHEW – Eupora resident Tristian Crimm dropped by East Mississippi Community College Adult Basic Education Director Jim Bearden’s office recently to chat about her new job as a nurse.

Gregarious and cheerful, Crimm switches effortlessly from one … Read more

School Board adopts budget

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board has approved the school district’s budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year.

Board members did so July 18 upon presentation by Business Manager Angela Avent-White, according to minutes of that meeting. The district … Read more

Man accused of child battery still sought

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department continues to seek the public’s help in finding Christopher Hardwick.

Hardwick is wanted for felony child battery in reference to an incident that occurred July 28, according to the Webster County Sheriff’s Department. He had … Read more