Obituary – William Jeffrey Lott

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william lottWilliam Jeffrey Lott, 51, passed away on May 4, 2014, in Daytona Beach, FL, after an illness in the hospital.
Mr. Lott was born on November 3, 1962, in Greenville, MS. He was raised partly in Cleveland, MS and partly … Read more

Rally for Relay Friday night

The members of the Webster County Relay for Life Luminaria Committee are finishing bags that will line the track during the luminaria ceremony Friday night at NMMC-Eupora. These luminaria bags with a lighted candle inside will be in honor of a cancer survivor or in memory of a loved one lost to cancer. It is really important to fill out a form (obtained at local businesses) and make the $10 donation early so a bag can be prepared. For more information, contact Frances Hyde at 552-0705.

By Dr. Connie Black
Relay for Life Chair

We hope by now you have your calendar marked and your plans made for an exciting and fun-filled Friday night, May 16, 6 p.m. at the NMMC-Eupora walking track.
Plans are finalized … Read more

Speed bumps approved for Waterworks

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen voted 4-1 last week to install three speed bumps on Waterworks Road.
Ward 3’s Hugh Gibson, who placed the matter on May 5 agenda, referred to a petition requesting … Read more

Board approves EHS architectural firm

From Staff Reports

Last week’s meeting of Webster County School Board included approval of an architectural firm for services related to repair of a fire-damaged building.
The action occurred May 5, according to the minutes of that meeting. After sharing … Read more

Crenshaw among fallen officers being honored


From Press & Staff Reports

JACKSON — Last year, seven Mississippi officers were killed in the line of duty, making the Magnolia State one of the five deadliest states in the nation for law enforcement officers.
“We owe a debt … Read more