Man arrested in mower, truck thefts

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times One man is in custody and two remain at large after an officer caught them stealing mowers from Evergreen Ag last week, authorities say. Mathiston Police Chief Roger Miller gave this account of Friday…

Maben Farmers’ Market continues to grow

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market MABEN — The Maben Farmers’ Market continues to grow each week. Sixteen vendors set up at the market Saturday offering fresh produce and other handmade and artistic products. Greg’s Produce Barn of Starkville…

Obituaries

Sam. G. ‘Luther’ Ables June 20, 2012 Services for Sam. G. “Luther” Ables, 81, of Ackerman, were June 24, 2012, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in Enon Cemetery. He was born…

Church News

Pleasant Hill Pleasant Hill Church in Kilmichael will celebrate its 117th anniversary at 3 p.m. July 8. The theme will be “Having Done All, Stand!” The Rev. James Forrest, the messenger, and the Binford Chapel male choir will be special…

Grand jury indicts 3

From Staff Reports Webster County grand jurors have submitted a report of their findings during the July term of Circuit Court. The report, which shows their investigations and findings, states the grand jury investigated five reported violations of the law…

Bubbles blow in at Story Time

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Library To celebrate the arrival of summer and the end of Story Time for the past school year, Ms. Bonnie read “Pop!: A Book about Bubbles” to Story Time children at the Webster County…