911 Calls

July 11 8:12 a.m., medical, Gilbert Hill Road; Mathiston FD responds. 9:26 a.m., MVA, Natchez Trace Parkway; park ranger responds. 9:12 a.m., alarm, Spring Valley Road; Webster SO responds. 12:03 p.m., MVA, Gilbert Hill Road; EMS, Mathiston FD, Cumberland FD … Read more

School Board accepts insurance proposal

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board accepted a proposal for insurance coverage after hearing presentations during two meetings.

On June 13, according to meeting minutes, Sandra Dewberry of Dewberry Insurance Co. and Bill Yate of Meek Insurance Agency … Read more

Fall registration now open at EMCC

From Press Reports

Students can register now for the fall semester at East Mississippi Community College. Classes are available throughout the college’s district, including the Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses, as well as Columbus Air Force Base, Naval Air Station … Read more

Local youths attend 4-H Congress

From Press Reports

Webster County 4-H members Madi Morris and Ryleigh Hill recently attended the 2016 State 4-H Congress on the campus of Mississippi State University in Starkville.

This event provides positive leadership and educational opportunities for senior 4-H members … Read more

Alexander joins Maben Lions Club

By Jane Collins,


Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club welcomed a new member, Mary Frances Alexander, to the club recently when Past District Gov. Jerry Lightsey of Batesville visited the meeting.

Mary Frances is the daughter of a … Read more

Super Summer

Clayton Mixon, Parker Blaylock, Madeline Mixon and Alana Hunter from First Baptist Church of Eupora get ready to spend the week at Super Summer in Clinton. SuperSummer07-20

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