‘Friends’ meeting features author Maury Shurlds

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Public Library Even though Jan. 14, was a rainy day, attendance at the monthly meeting of Friends of Webster County Public Library was great. Members and guests were entertained by Maury Shurlds, a native…

Calendar of Events

Blood drives United Blood Services announces these blood drives in Webster County: • 2:30-6:30 p.m. Jan. 24 in the PE building at East Webster Elementary School in Mathiston. • 2:30-6 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Eupora Elementary School gym. •…

Students named MC academic scholars

The Office of Academic Affairs for Mississippi College has released its list of academic scholars for the 2012 fall semester. Named from the local area: PRESIDENT’S LIST: Mary Catherine McKibben of Maben. To be eligible for the President’s List, a…

County offices relocate after Courthouse fire

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times After reviewing different options, the Board of Supervisors has decided to relocate all courthouse offices to the Webster County Office Building in Eupora. The predawn fire that gutted the courthouse in Walthall on Jan.…

Huffman assumes role on ASHE Board

From Press Reports Robert Huffman of Mathiston, director of Facility Management at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point, has been appointed as Region 4 representative for the American Society of Healthcare Engineers board of directors. Huffman will serve through Dec. 31,…