Spring good time to stop smoking

From Press Reports Spring is a time of rebirth and renewal, and a perfect occasion to recommit to your health. If you use tobacco and have tried to quit before, let the renewal all around serve as your encouragement to…

Jail Docket

May 4 Jarvis McComb, DOB 12-07-85, BM; WSO 8: uttering forgery-three counts (two misdemeanors and one felony) and speeding warrant. May 5 Dakota Weaver, DOB 05-01-96, WM; Mathiston 12: domestic violence. May 8 Joshua Oats, DOB 12-24-95, BM; EPD 3:…

Board discusses Fox Avenue parking

By Russell Hood Webster Progress-Times Parking issues on West Fox Avenue and the upkeep of Spud Stennett Park were among highlighted subjects covered at the May 1 city board meeting. The Eupora Board of Aldermen spend a good amount of…

Board hears TRLS funding request

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County leaders have been asked to consider increased funding for the regional library system. Fran Smith, branch manager of the Webster County Public Library, and Sue Boatman, the county’s representative on the Tombigbee…

Forum focuses on youth programs

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Thursday’s community forum concerning programs for at-risk youth had a small turnout but plans were made to develop specific recommendations for presentation at a future forum. Ward 3 Alderman Hugh Gibson moderated the forum…