Courthouse Update

Webster County Supervisor Pat Cummings shares a sneak peak of the plans underway for the new courthouse at the April potluck luncheon of JOY Club. He is president of the Board of Supervisors. The Rev. Travis Gray shared the opening … Read more

Mathiston welcomes Mulberry Festival this weekend

Christmas Market set for November 12

By Betty Jeffcoats

Mathiston Civic League

The 2016 Mulberry Festival will be held Saturday, May 21, from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Mathiston Park. Booth spots are available for $10 dollars for … Read more

911 Calls

May 9

11:04 a.m., 911 hang-up, Airport Road; Webster SO responds. 2:53 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 9/182 intersection; Eupora PD responds. 2:54 p.m., second report for MVA. 2:58 p.m., complaint, South Street; Mathiston PD responds. 5:35 p.m., Choctaw County; transferred to … Read more

Martin celebrates 50th year with bank

Reception Friday at Regions Bank

From Press Reports

Regions Bank is pleased to announce that Bonita Martin, vice president in Eupora, will celebrate her 50th year with the bank this month.

Martin joined the bank on May 30, 1966, and … Read more

Editorial roundup

State faces another high-tech bust Mississippi’s track record so far in bankrolling high-tech start-ups is not looking too good.

A few years ago, it put $27.7 million into the Twin Creeks solar-panel plant in Tate County that quickly went bust. … Read more