MDAH continues to support courthouse restoration

From Press & Staff Reports

At its regular quarterly meeting on Friday, the board of trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History expressed unanimous support for grant assistance for the Webster County Courthouse “when the decision to restore … Read more

Unemployment rate 12 percent

From Staff Reports

Webster County’s unemployment rate was 12 percent in March, according to information released by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. This was the 15th-highest rate in the state.
The number of unemployed in the Webster County was … Read more

City lifts boil-water notice

From Staff Reports

The city of Eupora has lifted a self-imposed precautionary boil-water notice that resulted from a water main break.
Mayor Dan Burchfield said Monday that the advisory was lifted that morning.
“No tests with the (state) Health Department … Read more

Voter registration deadline Saturday

From Press Reports

The Webster County circuit clerk’ s office will be open for voter registration on Saturday, May 3, from 8 a.m. until noon.
This is the deadline to register in order to vote in the June 3 primary.… Read more