City board acts on blight properties

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen addressed the problem of blight properties during a public hearing and meeting on July 6.

The blight hearing was for vacant houses at these addresses: 304 Noel St., owned … Read more

Hot weather tips keep gardeners safe at work

By Gary R. Bachman
MSU Horticulturist
Coastal Research & Extension Center

It’s pretty easy to grow plants when water is plentiful, and that’s the situation much of the time in Mississippi. But sooner or later, the weather gets hot and … Read more

Jail Docket – 07/15/15

July 7
Joni Gonzales, DOB 04-27-78, WF; Webster 5: failure to pay child support.
Tiffany Love, DOB 10-17-71, WF; Webster 5: violation of domestic bond agreement, no DL, disregard for traffic device, no insurance, seatbelt violation and careless driving.

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Letters to the Editor – 07/15/15

Sheriff’s office issues thanks for donation
On behalf of myself and the entire Webster County Sheriff’s Department staff, we would like to thank Cindy Moody of Common Cents Resale Mall and all who made its generous donation to the sheriff’s … Read more

Education notes – 07/15/15

McCulloch among UMMC graduates
Stephanie Benton McCulloch of Brandon has received the doctor of clinical health sciences degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s School of Health Related Professions. UMMC’s 59th commencement was May 22 at the Mississippi Coliseum … Read more