6 file for Election Commission

From Staff Reports

WALTHALL — All posts on the Webster County Election Commission are unopposed in the Nov. 6 general election except one, which has two candidates.

Monday was the deadline to qualify for the office of election commissioner, districts … Read more

Circuit Court term includes murder case

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — Cases set for the June term of Webster County Circuit Court include that of a man indicted in a double shooting that resulted in one death.

Gerry Bernard Robinson, 44, of Kilmichael … Read more


Wynell V. Banks June 3, 2012 Graveside services for Wynell V. Banks, 86, of Jackson are 3 p.m. June 7, 2012, at Hopewell Cemetery near McCool with Larry Vanlandingham officiating. She was born April 12, 1926. Mrs. Banks was a … Read more

7 vendors at Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — Seven vendors were at the Maben Farmers’ Market on Saturday. The weather was cool, but the atmosphere was warm and friendly.

The Maben Chamber of Commerce continued to sell chances on … Read more

Cooksey’s leaves long legacy of serving area

From Staff, Submitted Reports

Cooksey’s Feed & Seed and Amoco service station was a staple in Eupora for more than 40 years before closing.

While no longer open, the business at the northeast corner of highways 182 and 9 leaves … Read more

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — Do you know what a frog is before it is a frog? Well, it’s a tadpole.

The April 27 story at the Maben Public Library’s Story Hour, “The Big Wide-Mouthed Frog” by … Read more