Depot to house congressional field office


By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

U.S. Rep. Trent Kelly is opening a congressional field office in Eupora, officials have announced.

The office will be located in the Depot at 855 S. Dunn. The Rev. Willy Weddle of Eupora will … Read more

Eupora attorney named circuit judge


From Press Reports

Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed George Mitchell Jr. of Eupora as Circuit Court Judge for the 5th Circuit Court District, which includes Webster, Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Grenada, Montgomery and Winston counties.

Named Friday, Mitchell will fill the … Read more

Supervisor retiring


District 1 Supervisor Robert Hitt was honored with a retirement reception Friday at the Webster County Office Building. At his side is his wife, Yvonne. Refreshments included a yard sale-themed cake. Mr. Hitt is retiring after three terms … Read more

Building improvements


Tron Elliott (on lift) and Trevor Stowers of Parker Roberson Painting caulk the front of the county-owned Doss Building. They were working there

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Springer’s Dry Goods: 60 years and counting

Corrine Springer and Jimmy Springer are owners of Springer Dry Goods. Jamey and Corey Springer also work in the family business. The fourth generation — James Otis Springer IV, Mary-Kate Springer, John Preston Springer and Peyton Fowler — will one day carry on the business.

By Dottie Dewberry

MABEN — Springer`s Dry Goods, located on MS Hwy. 15, celebrated its 60th anniversary of being in business with a two-day open house Dec. 4 and 5.

Springer`s opened for business Dec. 1, 1955, up on the … Read more

Tabbs win YFR Achievement Award

Billy and Cala Tabb with children Grant, Adalee, Brady and Gibson

From Press Reports

William and Cala Tabb of Eupora won the Young Farmers and Ranchers Achievement Award presented by the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation at its statewide convention.

The Tabbs run a row crop and produce operation in Webster County.… Read more