Obituary – Duane Miles

Mr. Duane Miles, 55, died Thursday, June 12 2014 at his home in Maben.
Funeral services were held 2:00 pm Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel. in Euporal with burial in

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Obituary – Ms. Charlsie McAdams Bowie

Funeral services for Mrs. Charlsie McAdams Bowie, 72, were held at Ackerman Church of Christ in Ackerman, MS on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 11 a.m.
From Ackerman Mississippi, Ms. Bowie worked

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Unemployment rate 10.2 percent

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The unemployment rate for Webster County dropped to 10.2 percent for April.
That’s according to the latest data from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. The rate was 12 percent in March and 11.4 … Read more

City battling neighborhood blight

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

City officials have begun taking action toward cleaning up neighborhood blight in Eupora.
Six addresses have been identified as blighted and are scheduled for a public hearing before structures on the lots are torn … Read more