Church news

D-NOW retreat

Students from throughout Webster County are encouraged to sign up for this year’s D-NOW weekend retreat set for Feb. 14-16 at First Baptist Church of Mathiston. Disciple Now Weekend is a weekend retreat for a youth group.

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Jesse A. Gammill

Feb. 3, 2014

Services for Jesse A. Gammill, 88, of Ackerman were Feb. 5, 2014, at Antioch Methodist Church with the Revs. Ed Saunders Jr. and George Buell officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

He was born March 25, … Read more

It is time to seek the Lord with all our heart

By the Rev. J.B. Rowe

 

Scripture: Isaiah 55:1-3a — “Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and … Read more

City researching flea market taxes

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

City leaders again discussed Garan property use and tax regulations on Feb. 3.

Mayor Dan Burchfield had informed the Board of Aldermen on Jan. 6 that a representative of the Mississippi Department of … Read more

Locals among MSU graduates

Mississippi State University has released the graduation list for the 2013 fall term for Webster County.

Honor graduates include all

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Hardin appointed Starkville city clerk

By Carl Smith

The Commercial Dispatch

 

Starkville aldermen on Feb. 4 unanimously promoted Deputy City Clerk Lesa Hardin to the department’s lead position.

Hardin, of Eupora, assumes the position made vacant when aldermen appointed Taylor Adams as chief administrative … Read more