911 calls

Dec. 27 1:09 p.m., alarm, North Gold Street; Eupora PD responds. 2:40 p.m., medical, Vickers Road; EMS, coroner, WSO respond. 3:44 p.m., B&E, highways 182 and 9; EPD responds. 3:45 p.m., disturbance, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive; Webster SO responds.…

Jail Docket

Dec. 28 Robert McCarter, DOB 07-14-75, BM; self: court order to serve weekends. Dec. 31 Courtney N. Harrison, DOB 11-07-88, WF; F&W 288: trespassing and headlighting. Joshua R. Pittman, DOB 10-27-93, WM; F&W 288: trespassing and headlighting. Shane Thompson, DOB…

Supervisors rehire county employees

By Daniel Brunty The Webster Progress-Times   The Webster County Board of Supervisors rehired all county employees during its first meeting of 2014 this past Monday at the Justice Court courtroom. The Board of Supervisors voted on Jan. 6 to…

Mt. Zion News

Bro. Halford brought the messages on Sunday. The youth fro the church went to Connect Conference Dec. 27-29 in Sevierville, Tenn., with Melissa Cooper and Sue Vance. They showed pictures Sunday and spoke about their trip. Abbie Rico celebrated her…

Take soil temperature to determine planting time

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly Extension Horticulture Specialists Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director   Few vegetables withstand temperatures below 15 degrees. The good thing about Mississippi weather is that you can plant some more after the cold…

Company donates new computer to 911 center

TAC Officer Tiana O’Briant and Love are stationed at the computer donated by Plymouth Tube to the 911 Center in Mathiston.

For the WPT   One of the duties that the Webster County 911 Center performs every day is obtaining information through the National Crime Identification Center. This is done with the use of a computer with a direct connection to…