Man charged in DUI-related death

From Press and Staff Reports

Authorities have charged a Eupora man with aggravated DUI resulting in death following a one-car crash that resulted in the passenger’s death 11 days later.

Investigator M. Landon Griffin of the Webster County Sheriff’s Department … Read more

Parents urged to immunize children before school

From Press & Staff Reports

While the end of summer seems a long time away, the Mississippi State Department of Health reminds parents that state law requires children to be immunized against childhood diseases to enter public or private school, … Read more


Nancy Jean Nunn Gregory

July 11, 2016

Services for Nancy Jean Nunn Gregory, 59, of Norman, Arkansas, were July 16, 2016, at Clear Springs Baptist Church near Ackerman with the Rev. Jim Rhodes officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.… Read more

Editorial roundup

Late in the game for tax study

The minds of the Republican leadership in Jackson work in some strange and mysterious ways.

Republicans take total control of the Capitol, pass an estimated 40 tax-cutting measures over five years worth $760 … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: July 17, 1941

Aluminum Drive Well Underway

With the completion of the collection center in the park just north of the C&G railroad station at Eupora, Webster County’s “Aluminum for … Read more