News

Tips given for treating indoor plants for spider mites

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

Plants such as roses and fruit trees are usually grafted. You can easily find the graft union; it is the swollen part of the … Read more

Jail Docket – 01/21/2015

Jan. 13
Christopher Poindexter, DOB 07-27-73, BM; Calhoun County SO: brought back on previous charges.

Jan. 14
Havon Patterson, DOB 10-28-84, BM; Webster 5: Circuit Court sentence/MDOC hold for sale of cocaine and sale of marijuana: eight years with two … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/21/2015

WED, JAN. 21
Men’s College Basketball
8 p.m. — Mississippi State at Auburn

THUR, JAN. 22
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Philadelphia
6:30 p.m. — Tri-County at … Read more

Obituaries – 01/21/2015

Randy Criss Fisk
Jan. 12, 2015

Services for Randy Criss Fisk, 58, of Grenada were Jan.14, 2015, in the chapel of McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service of Grenada with the Rev. James Melton officiating. Burial was in Woodlawn Memorial Park.… Read more

Board accepts courthouse tract timber bid

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County leaders have accepted a lone bid for the sale of timber on the proposed courthouse site in Walthall.

Meeting Jan. 7, the Board of Supervisors accepted FJH Logging’s bid of $3,000 for … Read more