Constable, House races in runoffs

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Voters in nine Webster County precincts will return to the polls Tuesday with two races on the ballot in the Democratic and Republican primaries.

Democratic voters will choose between Jeremy Kilgore and David P. … Read more

Presley addresses rural broadband access

Presley addresses those attending the town hall meeting at the Eupora Community Center.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley heard concerns about the lack of good wireless coverage and broadband service in rural areas at a public meeting in Eupora last week.

Holding his 145th town … Read more

School Board approves tax levy request

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School District board has approved its property tax levy request for local support of the district’s new budget.

The board did so Aug. 3 upon the recommendation of Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, according … Read more

Library luau


Children returned to storytime at Webster County Public Library on Aug. 12 after a summer break. Ms. Pat, dressed in Hawaiian attire, welcomed the excited children to a luau. 

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MSU football focuses on two-a-day practices


Mississippi State football completed its second two-a-day practices of preseason camp on Monday at “The Farm” off campus.

A heat index soaring near and at times above 100 degrees greeted the squad at both practices, but head coach Dan … Read more