Obituary – Dan Womack

Services for Dan Womack, 75, of Womack were May 1, 2014, at Hohenlinden Baptist Church with the Revs. Fred Hartley, Charlie Fitts and Carl Morris
officiating. Burial was in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
He was born

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Obituary – Jerry Milton Atkins

Jerry Milton Atkins, 83, passed away on May 4, 2014 at his residence in Maben, MS. He was retired from Babcock and Wilcox as a Welding Specialist, where he worked for 41 years and a member of Maben Methodist Church. … Read more

Obituary – Charles “Buddy” Pittman, Sr.

Charles “Buddy” Pittman, Sr., 72, of Walthall, MS, passed away on May 2, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center Eupora. He was a retired owner of D&B Auto Parts in Eupora, and a member of Walthall Baptist Church.
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MDAH continues to support courthouse restoration

From Press & Staff Reports

At its regular quarterly meeting on Friday, the board of trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History expressed unanimous support for grant assistance for the Webster County Courthouse “when the decision to restore … Read more

Unemployment rate 12 percent

From Staff Reports

Webster County’s unemployment rate was 12 percent in March, according to information released by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. This was the 15th-highest rate in the state.
The number of unemployed in the Webster County was … Read more