Eupora Fire Department contains 2 structure fires

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Fire Department responded to two structure fires in two days earlier this week. The first was an accidental fire that occurred about 4:15 p.m. Sunday on Richard Allred’s property at 547 Whitt…

Circuit judges issue orders in cases

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times WALTHALL — Matters handled by circuit judges during the vacation term of Webster County Circuit Court include these criminal cases: Charles Erwin, 52 of Lexington pleaded guilty July 31 to possession of cocaine (less…

Arrest made in robbery

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Eupora police have charged a young woman in connection with last week’s armed robbery of a downtown business. The crime occurred Oct. 16 at Pear Tree Corner, which is on the northwest corner of…

Nunnelee tours Maben business

By Terry Harpole For the WPT MABEN — Congressman Alan Nunnelee on Monday paid a welcome visit to one of Maben’s newest businesses on Industrial Park Road. The 1st District Republican representative from Tupelo was accompanied by his wife, Tori,…