Friends of the Library

Dawn Fant Morgan (l.) of Flobaby Farms of Starkville was the guest speaker at Friends of Webster County Library meeting on Monday. She enlightened the audience with information on her bees and the production of honey. Visiting with Morgan is Pat…

Young constituent’s artwork on display here

From Staff Reports Artwork by a young constituent of U.S. Rep. Trent Kelly is on display in his Eupora district office at the Depot. The charcoal drawing, titled “Tomato Hornworm,” is by Marlee Elizabeth Schaefer of Pontotoc, who has ties…

ECOM hosts Back-to-School Program/Concert

By Daniel Brunty The Webster Progress-Times In what is becoming a traditional event, the women of the Eupora Community Outreach Ministry were proud to sponsor their annual Back-to-School Program and Concert on Saturday at Gibson Street Church of God. The…

Last Saturday for watermelons at Maben Market

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market Saturday was the last time the Floras would be at the Maben Farmers’ Market with their delicious red and yellow watermelons. Their patch has been pretty well depleted, but you might still be able…

Jail docket

Aug. 2 Sean Rhodes, DOB 04-16-98, WM; Webster 6: burglary. Justin Summers, DOB 10-29-88, WM; Mississippi Department of Corrections: hold for court (released to MDOC officer Aug. 3). Aug. 3 Christopher Graham, DOB 12-19-83, BM; Webster 5: DHS warrant. Aug.…

Correction

The Webster County Board of Supervisors has not entered into a 20-year lease-purchase agreement with the Golden Triangle Public Buildings Leasing Corp. for the new courthouse to be built in Walhall, as incorrectly reported in the Aug. 3 article “Supervisors…