Trump, Clinton carry county

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton carried Webster County and won the presidential primaries March 8 in Mississippi, according to unofficial final results.

Trump carried Webster with a little over 50 percent of … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/16/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

“Search for Tomorrow” aired on CBS every weekday from Sept. 3, 1951, until March 26, 1982, and on NBC from March 29, 1982, until Dec. 26, 1986.

I have a … Read more

Board accepts plan for courthouse grounds

By Russell Hood
Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors has accepted plans for the grounds of the new courthouse to be built in Walthall.

Supervisors did so after meeting Monday with County Engineer Karl Grubb, who presented a … Read more

Area Head Start reopenings delayed

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times

WINONA — Since mid-January, seven Head Start centers have been reopened by interim administrator Community Development Institute Head Start; however, centers in Duck Hill and Vaiden, as well as three … Read more

Obituary – Mr. James “Jim” Foster

On January 28, 2016, Jim foster of Springfield, VA peacefully passed away. Jim leaves behind his wife of 60 years; Vivian Pogue Foster, a son; Stan Foster, his wife Sarah, and their children Wil and Meg of Brookhaven, … Read more