Woman faces 3 kidnapping charges

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A young Mathiston woman under indictment for armed robbery was arrested last week after authorities say she held a family at gunpoint and led officers on a high-speed chase. The woman charged with the…

Obituaries

Jerry D. Ferguson Sr. April 7, 2013 Services for Jerry D. Ferguson Sr. were April 10, 2013, at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was born April 14, 1944, to the late Rufus and Myrtle…

East Webster HS wins food drive contest

From Press Reports Filling the local food pantry is especially hard during the holiday season. The Webster County Extension office takes part in the northeast area Food for Families collection. This is part of the TV station out of Tupelo.…

McKibben to present piano recital

Mississippi College announces the junior piano recital for Mary Catherine McKibben. She is the daughter of Phillip and Daphne McKibben of Cumberland. This recital is a partial requirement for a bachelor of music degree in piano performance. McKibben will play…

Singing Churchmen in concert Monday

From Church Reports Making their debut performance in Eupora, the Mississippi Singing Churchmen will be in concert at 7 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church of Eupora. “We are very fortunate to be able to bring this talented group of…