Ice causes wrecks



Sleet and freezing rain resulted in iced-over bridges and roads Friday, resulting in multiple accidents. They included this one in which an SUV skidded off U.S. 82 east of Eupora and overturned. Sheriff … Read more

Judgments issued in Circuit Court

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Numerous sentences were handed down during the most recent two-week term of Webster County Circuit Court.

Circuit Judge Clarence Morgan III presided during the term that ran from Jan. 12-23 at the Choctaw County … Read more

Move to learn

Principal Jim Ray exercises with EWES students.


Coach Larry Calhoun leads East Webster Elementary prekindergarten through second-grade students and teachers in simple movement exercises in the school’s gym. The star of the Move to Learn exercise break videos introduced them to the initiative last … Read more

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect December sales are in for area municipalities.

The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $35,839, which is down less than 1 percent from the same month last year.… Read more

Program serves spiritual needs of patients, families

From Press Reports

The Pastoral Care program at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora offers compassion, hope and peace to patients and family members during times of crisis, diagnosis and treatment.

Pastoral Care and Chaplain Services at NMMC-Eupora provide care that helps … Read more

Plan ahead to shed pounds before the wedding day


By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND — For brides who want to shed a few pounds before their big day, nutrition experts recommend proper planning, not fad diets.

“Trendy diets, such as low-carbohydrate diets, are popular and can produce … Read more