Fire destroys Mantee One Stop

From Staff Reports

Fire destroyed a convenience store on Highway 15 in Mantee early Sunday morning.

A passing motorist saw and reported the fire at Mantee One Stop about 2:10 a.m., EMA Director/Fire Coordinator Barry Rushing said. No one was … Read more

Nick Jones, 20, dies in Stewart crash

By Tish Butts

Staff Writer

The Winona Times

WINONA – A motorist was killed in a two-vehicle collision in Stewart on June 15.

Nicholas Clay “Nick” Jones, 20, of Stewart died at the scene after his 2001 Chevrolet Impala was … Read more

1 injured in Cadaretta crash

From Staff Reports

One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident last week on Cadaretta Road in Webster County.

The accident occurred about 9:25 a.m. June 14 half a mile from the Carver Road intersection at the Grenada County line.… Read more

Children enjoy summer reading program

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library

Eager preschool children arrived at Webster County Library for the second summer reading program June 15 to hear Ms. Pat read “Split, Splat,” a story about playing in the rain.

They sang several … Read more

Board approves emergency building repairs

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board has approved emergency repairs to the Career and Technology Center.

As previously reported, the board on May 24 approved a resolution expressing intent to borrow money (limited-tax note issue) to reroof the … Read more

Crash claims former Eupora residents

From Press & Staff Reports

A mother and daughter killed in a single-vehicle crash last week in Oktibbeha County were former residents of Eupora.

They and a young man died after their van veered off Highway 12 just east of … Read more