Head Start under investigation in county

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson and Tish Butts
The Winona Times

WINONA – Head Start and Early Head Start classes in Montgomery, Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Holmes, and Webster counties are temporarily suspended after the federal Office of Head Start suspended Central … Read more

Flags for the Fallen

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Army veteran Jimmy Farley posts an American flag alongside others representing fallen soldiers from Webster County. He and other veterans posted the flags during the Veterans Day

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Board sets county road speed limits

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Board of Supervisors has officially set speed limits for Webster County roads.

Supervisors did so after consultation with County Engineer Karl Grubb on Nov. 2. They set these speed limits for roads in … Read more

Courthouse insurance settlement reached

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County has reached a final settlement of remaining insurance claims involving the burned courthouse in Walthall.

The Board of Supervisors voted Monday to “accept the sum of $1.3 million in full settlement of … Read more

City orders demolition of house

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora leaders have again taken formal action to rid the city of a blighted house.

At the Nov. 2 meeting of the Eupora Board of Aldermen, members instructed City Attorney Jacqueline Meek to start … Read more