Mississippi unfairly targeted by Carbon Dioxide Rule

From Press Reports U.S. Senators Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., along with U.S. Representatives Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Gregg Harper, R-Miss., Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., and Trent Kelly, R-Miss., have issued a strongly-worded letter to three federal agencies that asserts…

City shows support for credit union

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times City leaders are formally showing their support for keeping a Eupora business open. Mayor Dan Burchfield told the Eupora Board of Aldermen on Feb. 1 that New Horizons Credit Union is considering closing its…

Representative Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood At the beginning of the week, Governor Bryant signed into law the economic package that the House and Senate passed last week during the Special Session. Midnight on Monday, February 8, was the filing deadline for all…

Calendar of Events – 02/17/2016

Walk-A-Weigh A Walk-A-Weigh program will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 22 in the Doss Building. It will be presented by Jennifer Williams, FCS agent, Webster County Extension Service. With the high prevalence of high blood pressure, heart disease and diabetes…