Digital Works coming to The Enterprise area

By Lara Bowman Executive Director The Enterprise of Mississippi The Enterprise area is one of four communities around the state (including Mathiston) participating in the MSU Extension program Digital Works. Digital Works is a national workforce development program that recruits,…

Obituaries

James W. ‘Jim’ Kimbrough Jan. 21, 2017 Services for James W. “Jim” Kimbrough, 82, of Gainesville, Florida, were Feb. 4, 2017, at Northwest Baptist Church in Gainesville. He was born Nov. 7, 1934, in Webster County to the late Felix…

Selecting, planting trees Garden Club topic

From Club Reports Dr. John D. Kushla, who is from the Mississippi State University Extension Service, a forestry specialist and a certified arborist, educated the Maben Garden Clubbers on Feb. 21 at Larry C’s Restaurant on selecting and planting trees…

Woman bound over on child abuse charge

From Staff Reports A Webster County woman charged with child abuse has been bound over to await grand jury action. Stephanie Monique Wofford, 28, appeared in Webster County Justice Court on Friday, where Judge Rebecca Ellison administratively bound her over…

School Board approves administrators, dept. heads

From Staff Reports The Webster County School has approved administrators and department heads for the next school year. The board did so Feb. 13 upon the recommendation of Interim Superintendent Michael Adkins, according to the minutes. Administrators and department heads…

Downtown Wi-Fi network installed

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A Wi-Fi network has been installed in downtown Eupora that city officials expected to be deployed this week. Mississippi Communication Services of Carrollton installed the wireless network Thursday. It includes a router housed at…