From Staff Reports
Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 6.1 percent in April, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The jobless rate was 7 percent in March, while unemployment was at 8.5 percent … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County supervisors are considering a lease-purchase contract for construction of the new courthouse in Walthall.
Paul Bagley, partner with JH&H Architects of Flowood, and David Marsh, president of Jackson-based Benchmark Construction Corp., met … Read more
From Staff & Press Reports
Five people were arrested on marijuana-related charges, including three on felonies, during local checkpoints the last two weekends. City and county law enforcement officers found nearly 160 grams total of the drug in the vehicles … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
First Baptist Church of Eupora’s Student Minister Kevin Barnette said, as a student, Mission Arlington trips were pivotal in his view of local missions, and it is an opportunity he wants FBC Eupora students to share.
“It … Read more
Eupora High School’s Lamontae Salley (34) takes a handoff from West quarterback Jase Stroupe of Falkner High School during the third annual Northeast Mississippi Football Coaches Association All-Star Game.
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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
Gary Waddell has bowled 13 sanctioned 300 games in his career, has won more tournaments than he can count, and was a member of the PBA (Professional Bowlers Association) for six years, but he … Read more