Eagles still seeking first win of season

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora head baseball coach Brad Mitchell was hoping to have a little
positive momentum headed into Friday night’s district opener against
homestanding East Webster. But his Eagles didn’t find any on Tuesday
night, as … Read more

Texas couple visits area first time in years

From Press Reports

MABEN — On Feb. 15, Robert “Bob” Bothwell and his wife, Sue, came to
Maben and Starkville for the first time since 1972.

The Bothwells now live in Fort Worth, Texas, and he has many
relatives in … Read more

EFUMC crowns Mardi Gras Royal Court

From Church Reports

The Eupora First United Methodist Church celebrated its fifth annual
Mardi Gras Pancake Supper with the crowning of a Royal Court.

“In the past we have only crowned a king and queen, but this year our
Social … Read more

Sales tax revenue drops in December

From Staff Reports

December sales tax collections were down in Eupora and Mathiston,
according to the latest Mississippi Department of Revenue report.

Eupora’s December sales tax revenues were $36,347, a 31.5 percent
decrease from $53,111 in December 2011.

Collections since … Read more

County continues recovery measures

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County officials and others continue to deal with issues
stemming from last month’s fire that destroyed the Courthouse in
Walthall:

This is a timeline of related motions approved and matters discussed
in meetings … Read more