Wilson receives MASS Scholarship


Presenting the MASS Scholarship to Jack Wilson (center) is East Webster High School Principal Bill Brand and Superintendent of the Webster County School District, Jack Treloar.

From School Reports

Congratulations to Jack Wilson, 2016 graduate of East Webster High School, … Read more

School Board approves ad valorem request

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School board has approved its property tax levy request for local support of the district’s new budget.

The board did so Aug. 8 upon the recommendation of Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, according to … Read more

Old Walthall Farms: It’s all in the family

By U.S. Rep. Trent Kelly

One of my favorite things about my home state are the families who spend their lives cultivating the land.  Their devotion to raising everything from corn to soybeans helps them make a living and at … Read more

Jail Docket

Aug. 15
Clell Gladney, DOB 03-01-81, BM; Webster 9: sale of cocaine-two counts and sale of marijuana-two counts (habitual offender).

Aug. 16
William Wofford, DOB 06-08-63, BM; Mississippi Department of Corrections: MDOC hold.
Candice Vaughn, DOB 12-22-88, WF; Webster 9: … Read more


Floyd Eugene
‘Bubba’ Boggs
Aug. 13, 2016

Graveside services for Floyd Eugene “Bubba” Boggs, 67, were Aug. 16, 2016, at Greensboro Cemetery with the Rev. James Caffey officiating.

He died Aug. 13, 2016, at his home in Houston.
Houston Funeral … Read more

Letter to the Editor

Additional thanks
from family of
George Cummings

In the card of thanks that ran Aug. 17 for the family of George Cummings, we should have thanked Joyce James for her piano accompaniment at his funeral service.

Sandra Cummings
Eupora… Read more