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Legals – 02/10/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on 24th day of September, 2010, Henry H. Brownlee executed a certain Deed of Trust to Alan E. South, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., as nominee for Urban Financial … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Beatrice Gatlin Trainor Edwards

Eupora, Ms.

Mrs. Beatrice Gatlin Trainor Edwards, 88, retired homemaker, died February 3, 2016 at North Ms. Medical Center in Eupora, Ms. Graveside Services were held 2:00PM Saturday February 6, 2016 at West Shady Grove Cemetery in Webster County. Bro. … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Larry Irvin Vance

Eupora, Ms.

Mr. Larry Irvin Vance, 67, farmer, died February 5, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle in Columbus, Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Monday February 8, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Webster Memorial … Read more

3 arrested on child abuse/neglect charges

Wendy Fountain

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Three people have been arrested in Eupora in connection with a child abuse and neglect case involving a malnourished boy who was in critical condition as of Friday.

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department stated … Read more

County’s unemployment rate 8.3 percent

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By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County’s unemployment rate was up 1.6 percentage points in December, based on figures provided by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.… Read more

OCC workshop

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First Baptist Church of Eupora recently held its first Operation Christmas Child workshop, hosted by Gerry Hood (far right) who taught … Read more

City hires Bowen as park director

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen voted Monday night to hire Rusty Bowen as the city’s next park director on a part-time basis.

His hiring followed an hour-long executive session to discuss personnel on the … Read more

Rotary readers

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Eupora Rotarians Dan Burchfield (left), mayor of Eupora, and Russell Hood (right), news editor of the Progress-Times, read books to the preschool class at V’s Peace, … Read more