Fire destroys church after lightning strike

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Officials say a lightning strike caused a fire that destroyed a Eupora church early Saturday.

Eupora Fire Chief Richard Love said flames had already burned through the roof when city volunteers responded to the … Read more

Bridal Selections for

Bridal Selections for Hannah Beth Porter
Bride elect of Craig Pittman
Shower August 26, 2012
Phildelphia Baptist Church-Cadaretta
2:00 p.m.
Murphy Drug and Gifts
1357 Veterans Memorial Blv. 258-2631

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Hearing set for county budget

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — Webster County supervisors have set a public hearing for 10 a.m. Aug. 31 to accept comments from the public regarding a proposed increase in ad valorem taxes.

Revenue proposed to be collected … Read more

Bridal Selections

Bridal Selections Hannah Beth Porter
Bride elect of Craig Pittman
Shower August 26, 2012
Phildelphia Baptist Church-Cadaretta
2:00 p.m.
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Eupora Jewelry & Gifts
25 N. Dunn St. • Eupora, MS • 258-2081

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Peaches big attraction at market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — It had rained about 2 inches early Saturday morning before the Maben Farmers’ Market opened, so volunteers were out early sweeping off about 2 inches of water that had collected on … Read more

Obituaries

Mark Bain Jackson Aug. 11, 2012 A memorial service for Mark Bain Jackson, 45, was Aug. 18, 2012, at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church near Sturgis with the Revs. Randall Jackson, Gary Jackson and Gary Roberson officiating.

He was born Sept. … Read more