City of Eupora, industry enter into option agreement

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The city and an unnamed industry have entered into an option
agreement, according to records of an unannounced closed-session
meeting of the Eupora Board of Aldermen.

The action came after aldermen met in executive … Read more

Webster prepares to e-file Chancery Court records

From Press Reports

Grenada County Chancery Court is the most recent of eight counties
using electronic filing of court records. E-filing became mandatory
on March 18 in Grenada County Chancery Court.

Chancery Courts in Lowndes and Webster counties and the … Read more

Woman faces 3 kidnapping charges

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A young Mathiston woman under indictment for armed robbery was
arrested last week after authorities say she held a family at
gunpoint and led officers on a high-speed chase.

The woman charged with the … Read more

Obituaries

Jerry D. Ferguson Sr.
April 7, 2013
Services for Jerry D. Ferguson Sr. were April 10, 2013, at Morgan
Chapel Baptist Church. Burial was in the church cemetery.
He was born April 14, 1944, to the late Rufus and Myrtle … Read more

Bank of Mantee open house planned for Saturday

From Press Reports

David Hill, Bank of Mantee, and John Herrod Jr., Bank of Okolona,
invite the public to an open house at the Bank of Mantee in Mantee on
Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. until noon.

The planned … Read more

East Webster HS wins food drive contest

From Press Reports

Filling the local food pantry is especially hard during the holiday
season. The Webster County Extension office takes part in the
northeast area Food for Families collection. This is part of the TV
station out of Tupelo. … Read more