By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Supervisors have approved Webster County’s budget for the new fiscal year that begins Oct. 1.
They did so Friday following a public hearing during which board attorney Buchanan Meek Jr. gave an overview of … Read more
From school reports
STARKVILLE – For the first time in program history, Mississippi State football has eclipsed the 50,000-mark in season ticket sales, the MSU Athletic Ticket Office announced last week.
As of Tuesday afternoon, 50,311 2015 season tickets have … Read more
Now that football season is starting up across the country, tailgaters are firing up their grills and breaking out their hamburgers, hot dogs and polish sausages. But a lot of hungry fans could be headed for … Read more
By Bro. J.B .Rowe
Why did Jesus die? We can answer this question in a nutshell with a few words of scripture and leave it there, such as, “Behold, a virgin shall conceive and bring forth a son,” — “And … Read more
By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi State University leaders realized the importance of instituting a standardized response system to assist with all types of catastrophes that might strike the state.
Six months after … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Sept. 5, 1940
1st Cotton Sold Tuesday
The first bale of cotton to be ginned here for the 1940 season was sold to the highest bidder on the streets of … Read more