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Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
For a number of years I have been a fan of the music group Chicago, which was formed in 1967 with the moniker of “The Big Thing.” The group changed … Read more

Pedestrian killed in Stewart accident

From Press & Staff Reports
The Mississippi Highway Patrol continues an investigation into a traffic accident that claimed the life of a pedestrian Saturday night in Montgomery … Read more

State auditor releases ‘Exceptions Report’

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced the release of the Fiscal Year 2014 Audit Exception Report on Aug. 1.
The money recovered during the previous fiscal year included over $5,000 … Read more

BIPEC honors 2 local lawmakers

Crump, Easterling, Hood, House Speaker Philip Gunn and White

From Press Reports

Rep. Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) and Sen. Gary Jackson (R-French Camp) have each received an “A” for their efforts in pro-business legislation from Mississippi’s Business and Political Education Committee.
Both lawmakers represent Webster County. They were among 60 … Read more

Friends of the Library

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Whitney White was the guest speaker at the Webster County Library August meeting of the Friends of the Library. She entertained the … Read more

ECOM holds annual Back-To-School Program

Members of Eupora Community Outreach Ministry distribute school supplies during their annual Back-To-School program held on Aug. 3 at Mt. Union M.B. Church. Every year ECOM provides school supplies for all school-aged children by way of fundraisers and donations received from local churches over the past few months.

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times

The Eupora Community Outreach Ministry sponsored their Back-to-School and School Supply Giveaway Program this past Sunday, August 3 at Mt. … Read more