NMMC-Eupora provides hunter safety information

By Todd Shettles NMMC-Eupora Hunting around here is a tradition. One that can be the most enjoyable experiences but can turn to the greatest heartbreak. If approached from a safety standpoint your hunting experience can be one of good memories…

MDOC recognizes Modzelewski

From press reports The Mississippi Department of Corrections has announced the July, August and September Region I Community Corrections employee award recipients for the third quarter of 2012. Award recipients included Field Officer I Stanley Modzelewski of Maben, who received…

Mathiston holds Veterans Day program

By Terry Harpole For the WPT MATHISTON — In towns all across Mississippi and the nation, many Veterans Day programs were held Saturday as this year Nov. 11 fell on Sunday. The town of Mathiston, with a population of less…

County to issue equipment bonds

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times WALTHALL — Webster County officials voted last week to issue bonds to pay for new tractors and mowers in each road district. The Board of Supervisors passed a resolution Nov. 5 declaring its intention…

District refinancing MAEP bonds

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Webster County School District is refinancing bonds that were issued for capital improvements in order to save the school system money. The county School Board adopted a resolution Oct. 9 for refinancing the…

City seeks grant for airport hangars

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The city is applying for a grant that would cover nearly the entire cost of constructing hangars at the Eupora Airport. John Freeman of Calvert-Spradling Engineers met with the Eupora Board of Aldermen about…