Jail Docket – 06/17/15

June 9 Christopher Gaston, DOB 04-14-86, BM; SO7: possession of marijuana with intent to sell. June 11 Cody B. Clark, DOB 09-22-81, BM; SO7: MDOC hold: domestic violence. Anthony Shurden, DOB 06-11-96, WM; walk-in: hold for evaluation (released June 13…

Live long: become tobacco-free

From Press Reports May 31 was World No Tobacco Day — a day to support those who have made the choice to live tobacco-free. Everyone needs support and a cheerleader who will continue to push them toward success. The Tobacco-Free…

Correction – 06/17/15

The Webster County Board of Supervisors voted in April to allow and direct the Justice Court clerk to issue summonses in the Justice Court case of State vs. William “Bill” Baker Jr. (Bill Baker), and to hold a trial in…

Calendar of Events – 06/17/15

Political rally at Walthall FD The Walthall Fire Department will host a political rally from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. June 20. In addition to candidate speeches, the rally will feature musical entertainment from Long Time Coming. Barbecue sandwiches, hamburgers and hotdogs…

June Circuit Court term underway

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The June term of Webster County Circuit is underway in Ackerman with Circuit Judge Joey Loper presiding. A new grand jury was empaneled Monday at the Choctaw County Courthouse. Defendants on the docket during…