Eupora Elementary Spelling Bee winners announced

Eupora Elementary School conducted a Spelling Bee on Dec. 4 for first through fifth grades. Winners are:

 

First grade: Ames Conrad (3rd Place), Ava McCain (2nd Place) and Concordia Cork (1st Place)

 

Second grade: Tiana Bingham (1st Place), … Read more

Eupora sweeps pair from Choctaw

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

 

The games may have been won in different ways, but the results — and the final scores — were the same for the Eupora High School basketball teams on Tuesday night.… Read more

Obituaries

Goober Hoover

Dec. 9, 2013

Services for Alvin L. “Goober” Hoover, 86, of Starkville were Dec. 11, 2013, at Southern Funeral Home in Lexington. Burial was in Coxburg Cemetery in Lexington.

Mr. Hoover died Dec. 9, 2013, at OCH Regional … Read more

Cadence promotes Seawright to branch manager

Cadence Bank has announced that Matt Seawright has been promoted to branch manager of the bank’s Maben and Starkville Crossing locations.

In this role, Seawright oversees and manages the day-to day-operations of the branches, including sales activities, staff supervision and … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 15, 1938

Webster Trace to Get Action

Mrs. J.M. Britt of Mathiston, Webster County director of the Natchez Trace organization, has been notified by the federal engineers in Jackson … Read more

Jail docket

Dec. 4

Alex Nicolaisen, DOB 01-23-79, WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Earl Jerome Cullum, DOB 10-18-89, BM; WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Dec. 5

Edward Hill, DOB 06-08-64, WM; MDOC: probation violation.

Dec. 6

Bobby L. … Read more