Brown elected Mathiston town marshal

From Staff Reports Justin W. Brown has been elected Mathiston’s new town marshal. He was the top vote-getter among three candidates vying for the position in a July 12 special election. A Webster County sheriff’s deputy, Brown received 110 votes,…

City seeks grant for WiFi project

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The city of Eupora is pursing a grant for the infrastructure of a downtown WiFi network. If the $5,000 grant is awarded, the city would work with internet provider AT&T to install a wireless…

Man charged in DUI-related death

From Press and Staff Reports Authorities have charged a Eupora man with aggravated DUI resulting in death following a one-car crash that resulted in the passenger’s death 11 days later. Investigator M. Landon Griffin of the Webster County Sheriff’s Department…

Obituaries

Nancy Jean Nunn Gregory July 11, 2016 Services for Nancy Jean Nunn Gregory, 59, of Norman, Arkansas, were July 16, 2016, at Clear Springs Baptist Church near Ackerman with the Rev. Jim Rhodes officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.…