House members busy in committees

In anticipation of the February 3 deadline to report general bills originating in the House out of committee, members were faced with a full week of committee work.

Winston County Medical Center
Due to the tornado damage that occurred to … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/04/2015

Free sessions on healthcare options
Health Help Mississippi-Starkville, a non-profit organization, will sponsor two free informational sessions on health insurance options on Feb. 5 in Webster County.

The sessions will be from 10 a.m.-noon at the Webster County Public Library … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/04/2015

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS AA District 2 Tournament (Winston Academy entered)
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. — East Central at Alabama Southern (DH)
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Texas A&M at Ole Miss

THURSDAY, FEB. Read more

Eupora Eagles flying high at right time

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

As the basketball season draws to a close, the Eupora High School boys basketball team has found its rhythm.

With two wins last week, the Eagles head into this week’s action confident. If they … Read more

Time Capsules – 02/04/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Feb. 1, 1940

Winter of 1940 Breaks Record

January 1940 will long be remembered for the excessively low temperatures recorded — and for the bitter cold experienced.

Probably never before … Read more

Education Notes – 02/04/2015

UM honor rolls include locals

The University of Mississippi has announced its honor rolls for the 2014 fall semester.

Undergraduate students who earn a semester GPA of 3.75-4.00 are listed on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll; those who earn a semester … Read more