Stump removal next for courthouse site

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Removal of stumps from the recently logged site for Webster County’s new courthouse is the next step in the project.

The Board of Supervisors on Feb. 2 authorized advertisement for the removal of stumps … Read more

Innovate Mississippi working with tri-counties 


From Press Reports

Innovate Mississippi announced Monday it is collaborating with the boards of supervisors in Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster counties in an effort to lead a comprehensive approach to regional, innovation-led economic development for the tri-county area.

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Firefighters respond to multiple calls

This Feb. 2 fire on Cadaretta Road destroyed the home of Steve Clanton.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Fire departments in Webster County have been busy since last week responding to numerous structure and grass/woods fires.

The Bellefontaine Fire Department was paged out around 10:40 a.m. Feb. 2 to a house fire … Read more

‘My Secret Valentine’


On a cold Wednesday, Feb. 4, nine bright-eyed boys and girls arrived at Webster County Public Library to attend storytime. The children sang two songs, “Skip to my Lou” and “Eensy, Weensy Spider,”

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