Monthly Archives: April 2013

Courthouse awaits engineer’s study

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A structural engineer is to determine whether or not the Webster
County courthouse can be restored from the shell remaining after it
burned in January.

The Board of Supervisors voted Monday to contract with … Read more

City sales tax revenue down

From Staff Reports

Eupora’s sales tax revenue for February was down from the same month
last year, new reports show.

The city received a transfer of $31,113 from the Mississippi
Department of Revenue. That’s down 10.4 percent from the $34,731… Read more

Let’s rally for the Relay Friday night

By Dr. Connie Black
Relay for Life Co-Chair
Webster County

We hope by now you have your calendar marked and your plans made for
an exciting and fun-filled Friday night, April 26, 6 p.m. at the NMMC-
Eupora walking track.… Read more

Cause of house fire undetermined

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The cause of a blaze that destroyed a Peppertown Road home last week
is undetermined, according to Walthall Fire Chief Casey Henderson.
The Rev. Johnny and Nancy Lollar lost everything in the fire that… Read more

County joins economic development effort

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County supervisors voted Monday to enter into an agreement
with three others counties to establish an economic development
district.

They adopted the “interlocal cooperation agreement” between Webster,
Montgomery, Choctaw and Carroll counties, and … Read more

Relay for Life set for Friday

By Dan Burchfield
For the WPT

The Webster County Relay for Life is set for this Friday, April 26,
beginning at 6 p.m. and lasting till 1 a.m. As in years past, this
event is being hosted by North Mississippi … Read more

Obituaries

Charlene Senter Glasgow
April 18, 2013
Services for Charlene Senter Glasgow , 96, were April 24, 2013, at
Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman.

She was born in Fulton to the late Alfred Richard and Maudena
Sheffield Senter. Mrs. Glasgow established … Read more

Diabetes Care Group opens clinic in Kosciusko

Diabetes Care Group opened a specialized diabetes clinic in Kosciusko
on April 19 at the Kosciusko Medical Center. The Kosciusko clinic is
the fourth Diabetes Care Group Clinic in Mississippi and brings
innovative diabetes treatments to Attala County and the … Read more

Club, churches observe ‘Purple Up!’

From Press Reports

The Controllers Generation II 4H Club, Pleasant Hill U.M. Church and
other area churches celebrated “Purple Up!” for military children and
their families April 15 in the West Oktibbeha County High School
cafeteria.

April is designated the … Read more

Garan property prime site for growth, development

By Mayor Tommy Lott
City of Eupora

On April 18 the board and I met in a special called meeting with
Jeremy Murdock of the Stennis Institute and Leah Barbour of
University Relations from Mississippi State. We discussed the future… Read more