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Author book signing set for library

Crockett

From Press Reports   Mississippi author Jim Crockett will be speaking and signing his latest book, “Power Greed Hubris: Judicial Bribery in Mississippi,” at next week’s regular meeting of the Friends of the Webster County Public Library. Luncheon with Books…

Big rig rear-ends pickup truck

Pittman’s Toyota Tacoma

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   One person was injured after an 18-wheeler struck a pickup about 12:30 p.m. Friday on U.S. 82 one mile east of Tomnolen. Sgt. Criss Turnipseed of the Mississippi Highway Patrol said a 2011…

Birth – Zaxton Cade Miller

Zaxton Cade Miller

Zaxton Cade Miller Brian and Karen Miller of Mathiston announce the birth of a son, Zaxton Cade. Zaxton was born at OCH Regional Medical Center on Nov. 21, 2013, at 4:49 p.m. He weighed 8 pounds 9.4 ounces and was 20 inches…

Man killed in crash

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By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   The cause of Monday’s three-vehicle wreck that claimed the life of a Maben man and injured others remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol. Thomas Cass Johnson, 27, of Maben, was killed…

Sports schedules

THUR, JAN. 9 Prep Basketball Montgomery County Tournament (4 p.m. — French Camp girls vs. Winona; 5:20 p.m. — FCA boys vs. Winona; 6:40 — East Webster girls vs. Montgomery County; 8 p.m. — East Webster boys vs. Montgomery County)…

NMMC-Eupora offers ATV safety tips

From NMMC-Eupora   Did you or someone in your life get an all-terrain vehicle from Santa last year? If so, be aware of the basics of ATV safety. Get trained: Formal training teaches drivers how to control ATVs in typical…

Books Bygone: ‘Self-made’ means more than ever

By Marica Bernstein   Did you know “there are at present time three types of motor vehicles —steam, gasoline and electrical?” Regarding electrical vehicles: “its sphere of usefulness is confined to city traffic or very short tours out of town”…

Lady Wolverines get back on winning track

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   The East Webster girls basketball team bounced back from just its second loss of the season with a convincing win over visiting Choctaw County on Friday night. The Lady Wolverines used 23 points…

Authorities report rash of burglaries

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   Local authorities are urging residents to take precautions in light of auto and home burglaries that have occurred in the city and county. Sheriff Tim Mitchell has asked that everyone be aware of…

Obituaries

Opal Baldwin Dec. 26, 2013 Services for Opal Baldwin, 91, of Eupora were Dec. 29, 2013, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Travis Gray officiating. Burial was in Old Cumberland Cemetery. Mrs. Baldwin was a retired licensed vocational…