Speech to Text for New courthouse to open in Webster Country
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its way to having a brand new courthouse built after a fire destroyed it years ago. wtvas nicole dantzler is live with an update on when the courthouse will be completed. j-h and h architects is building a new courthouse at the intersection of highway nine and highway fifty in eupora. architect adam haver says jh and h began working with the county supervisors on this project in 2014 soon after the old courthouse burned in a fire. the two story courthouse will house two courtrooms, a tax office, chancery and circuit clerk offices, a board of supervisors room and a purchasing office. i spoke with haver on facetime and he says they built the new courthouse in a new location because the old one could not be salvaged after the fire. "with the new one we increased the square footage and there wasn't enough room on that lot to build a larger building with adequate parking and other site utilities needed, so we moved around the corner." haver says they've been developing this courthouse for adequate parking and other site utilities needed, so we moved around the corner." haver says they've been developing this courthouse for a year and a half and it should be completed in a few weeks. live in webster county nicole dantzler wtva nine news. attala county coroner sam