Investigation of Mathiston marshal ongoing

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times An investigation into circumstances surrounding the suspension of Mathiston’s police chief, who also serves as the elected town marshal, is continuing. Mathiston’s Board of Aldermen suspended Shane Box without pay from the chief’s position…

Car crash seriously injures 2 men

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Two men were seriously injured last week when their car left a county road near Eupora, hit a tree and flipped repeatedly. The accident occurred about 4:40 p.m. Friday in the area of 1110…

91% pass reading test in district

From Press & Staff Reports School- and district-level passing rates for the 3rd Grade Reading Summative Assessment are now available to the public. Statewide, 87 percent of third-graders achieved a passing score. Students need to score at least 926 on…

Bible Drillers

Bible Drill participants from First Baptist Church of Eupora include Taylor South, Micah Gray, Parker Blaylock, Rachel Gray and Greer Blaylock. Micah and Parker have each participated in Bible Drills for nine years.