Jail docket

Dec. 6 Marguerite Lewis, DOB 10-20-51, WF; Webster 6: kidnapping and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Sherry Monts, DOB 10-25-67, WF; Montgomery 9: possession of controlled substance (meth). Herbert Doyle Atkinson, DOB 06-27-73, WM; SO5: possession of controlled…

Ms. Claus reads at storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Everyone arrived at Webster County Library for storytime on Dec. 7 dressed in Christmas outfits, including Ms. Pat, who dressed as Ms. Claus. The children enjoyed spending time playing before listening to the…

911 Calls

Dec. 5 1:29 p.m., suspicious activity, Chester-Tomnolen Road; Webster SO responds. 2:36 p.m., Natchez Trace Parkway; transferred to NTP. 2:52 p.m., suspicious activity, Historical Street, Walthall; WSO responds. 3:21 p.m., medical, East Walnut; EMS responds. 4:07 p.m., welfare check, Bluff…

Supervisors discuss medical call costs

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Board of Supervisors, at its last meeting, discussed the ongoing cost to Webster County of paying some fire departments for answering out-of-district medical calls. The topic was part of a discussion on Dec.…

Hospital recognized for overall excellence

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health for excellence in quality, reflecting top quartile performance among all rural acute care hospitals in the…

Eupora Christmas Parade

“The Christmas Star” was the theme of the 2016 Eupora Christmas Parade on Dec. 6. Float winners were First Baptist Church Children’s Ministry, first place; Tomnolen Baptist Church, second place; and Natchez Trace Electric Power Association, third place. Billy Hill,…