Supervisors accept county tax rolls

By Daniel Brunty
Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors gave county taxpayers an opportunity to express any objections in regard to the real and personal property assessments on Sept. 8 at the County Office Building.

The county had … Read more

E -911 Calls for 9/17/2014

Sept. 8
12:59 p.m., medical, Sparkman road; EMS, Eupora FD respond.
2:31 p.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82; MHP responds.

Sept. 9
11:50 a.m., MVA, Clark Street/Cemetery Road; Eupora PD responds.

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Correction – 9/17/2014

The total purchase price for the property that Webster County plans to purchase from the village of Walthall for construction of a new courthouse is $23,500. A sentence in the Sept. 10 article “County, Walthall approve courthouse land deal” gave … Read more

Haffey named ninth Holmes president

By Steve Diffey
District Director of Communications
Holmes Community College

Newly named Holmes Community College President Dr. Jim Haffey had one thing to be evident in his interview, his love for the institution where he, his wife and many of … Read more

Jail Docket – 9/27/14

Sept. 8
Garry Sanders, DOB 04-15-82, WM; Eupora 11: improper passing and possession of liquor.
Sept. 9
William Z. Kelly, DOB 07-29-84, WM; E3: bond surrender.
Shawn Lee Henson, DOB 07-29,76, WM; E3: careless driving, no DL, no insurance and … Read more

School Board approves student release

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board approved a student release at a previous meeting, according to board minutes.

Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, on Sept. 3, recommended Alex Ballentine be granted a release for her child to attend … Read more