Monthly sales tax collections released

From Staff Reports Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect December sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for local municipalities. MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5 percent…

NMMC-Eupora offers outpatient cardiac rehabilitation

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora provides cardiac rehabilitation for heart patients who recently suffered a heart attack, have undergone heart surgery or had procedures such as stenting and angioplasty.  This program is also approved for patients with congestive…

Local to compete in ICC pageant

From Press Reports Approximately 40 contestants will compete for the title of Most Beautiful 2017 at Itawamba Community College during the annual pageant, which is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at the W.O. Benjamin Fine Arts Center auditorium on the…

Bunco fundraiser will benefit Hope Lodge

From Press Reports Bank of Kilmichael will be hosting Bunco Night for Hope at 6 p.m. Monday at the Eupora-Webster Recreation Association (Eupora Country Club). Come enjoy a fun night of bunco, food, fellowship and a chance to win some…

School Board elects officers

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board has elected board officers for this calendar year. Members did so Jan. 17, when the floor was opened for nominations for board president and vice president/secretary, according to the minutes. By acclamation,…

City funding intramural field lights

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times City leaders have authorized funding for lighting intramural fields at Gary Park. Park Director Rusty Bowen first expressed the need to buy light stands as a step toward lighting the intramural football and soccer…