Morgan retiring as circuit judge

From Press & Staff Reports   Circuit Judge Clarence E. “Cem” Morgan III will be honored from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at a retirement reception at the Attala County Courthouse in Kosciusko. Morgan will retire Dec. 31 after serving for 21…

Letter to the editor

Acceptance and tolerance This is a Christmas note of appreciation about how far we have come in our acceptance and tolerance of others. We live in a heartfelt nation of can-do and sharing. We are capable of weathering any storm…

Obituaries

Clifton ‘PeeWee’ Borel Dec. 6, 2015 Graveside services with military honors for Clifton “PeeWee” Borel, 83, of Starkville were Dec. 12, 2015, at Moore Cemetery in Brooksville. He was born Nov. 12, 1932, in Louisiana. Mr. Borel was a retired…

Head Start oversight suspended ‘indefinitely’

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson The Winona Times   WINONA – Administrative oversight of Head Start and Early Head Start in six counties, including Webster, by Central Mississippi Inc. has been suspended indefinitely According to a spokesman for the Administration for…

Aldermen discuss heavy trucks on MLK

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A city resident and an alderman have expressed concerns about road damage and potential dangers from heavy trucks traveling on a section of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. “We’re concerned about the traffic, big…