Obituaries – 02/25/2015

Mr. Robert Elbert Pickett Jr.
Feb. 18, 2015
Graveside services for Robert Elbert Pickett Jr., 90, of Kosciusko were Feb. 29, 2015, at French Camp Cemetery with the Rev. Randy Bridges officiating.

He was born July 20, 1924, in Lauderdale … Read more

Move to Learn team visiting EWES


From Press Reports

Coach Larry Calhoun, the star of the Move to Learn exercise break videos, will be at the East Webster Elementary School campus on Thursday to introduce administrators, teachers and students to the Move to Learn initiative.

A … Read more

City street cave-in prompts detour


From Staff and Press Reports

City crews were called out on President’s Day after a major cave-in occurred on South Dunn Street at Mitchell Avenue in Eupora.

Part of the east-side lane on South Dunn caved in around 11 a.m. … Read more

Center house fire displaces local family

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
A grease fire heavily damaged a home in Center last Thursday night but no one was injured.

The fire occurred at the home of Joe and Debi Ballard at 1693 Pogue Road between Webster-Lodi … Read more

Board discusses timber sales

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board dealt with timber sale matters during its Feb. 2 meeting.

Dustin Hardin, area service forester with the Mississippi Forestry Commission, spoke to the board concerning 16th Section forestry issues, the minutes reflect.… Read more