One candidate withdraws from sheriff’s race
Five candidates remain in this year’s election for Webster County sheriff after one withdrew from the race last week.
Democratic candidate Adam Contreras officially withdrew Friday, according to the circuit clerk’s office.
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By Terry Harpole
One of Maben’s newest policemen, Adam Contreras Sr., filled the pulpit at the Maben Church of God of Prophecy on May 24 in absence of its pastor.
Contreras, born in the Mississippi Delta and early converted to … Read more
For the Progress-Times
Teachers from Carroll and Webster County school districts attended Phase One of literacy training provided by Carroll County School District and Mississippi Department of Education June 1-3.
The elementary teachers volunteered three days of their summer vacation … Read more
From Press Reports
Students at Eupora and East Webster elementary schools were rewarded with fun SuperKids field days this spring by the American Lung Association.
The students were rewarded after Eupora Elementary raised more than $2,700 and East Webster Elementary … Read more
Sheriff Tim Mitchell, K9 Deputy Casey Henderson and K9 “Ava” represented our heroes for the second week of summer reading at
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By Austin Bishop
Danya Turner won’t be in an unfamiliar position this basketball season when he coaches both the boys and girls basketball teams at Eupora High School.
Turner, who found out he would be adding the girls … Read more