Month: April 2012

Community will be ‘Rockin’ It Out for Relay’

From Staff Reports

Webster Countians will be “Rockin’ It Out For Relay” at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s walking track Friday night. Starting at 6 p.m., the county’s fourth annual Relay for Life celebrates cancer survivorship, and raises money to support … Read more

County FireWise workshop slated

From Press Reports

“How to Have a FireWise Home” Workshop will be May 8 at the Eupora Community Center. The meeting will start at 9 a.m. and end at 1 p.m. The purpose of the workshop is to provide participants … Read more

Friday marks tornado anniversary

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the deadly tornado outbreak that struck Webster County, killing one person and wiping out East Webster High School’s campus. Three tornadoes tracked across parts of the county during … Read more

Luminaria ceremony highlights Relay

From Press Reports

A special luminaria ceremony will highlight Webster County’s fourth Relay for Life on Friday. Jonathan Holmes, the master of ceremonies, will introduce all participants in the program, which will begin at 9 p.m. The Rev. Mike Ramage … Read more

Purchase luminarias early for Relay

From Press Reports

Members of Webster County’s Relay for Life Luminaria Committee have prepared luminaria bags that will line the walking track Friday at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Hospital. For a donation of $10, a bag will be made in … Read more


Billy Cannon April 8, 2012 Memorial graveside services for Billy Clark “Cannonball” Cannon, 73, were April 14. 2012, at Antioch Cemetery in Bruce with the Rev. Darrell Logan officiating. He was born Aug. 2, 1938, in Bruce to the late … Read more

Military notes

Army National Guard Pvt. Nicholas G. Morrow

Army National Guard Pvt. Nicholas G. Morrow graduated from the Field Artillery Automated Tactical Data Systems Specialist Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. As members of the Army’s field artillery … Read more

Health Help Mississippi opens, covers Webster County

From Press Reports

Health Help Mississippi, which covers Webster and other area counties, opened its office in Starkville on April 10. “We are very excited to be a part of the community and to outreach to the citizens of North … Read more

Relay personal for family this year

By the Rev. Trey Harper, Pastor Eupora First United Methodist Church

Whenever you say Relay for Life around Webster County, you most likely get one of three responses. You might get a pleasant smile and a response that goes something … Read more

East Webster Diamond Wolverines go undefeated in district play

by Chuck Bailey

CUMBERLAND-East Webster Baseball clinched the district and earned them a first round bye in the state tournament with a 3-2 win against rival Eupora this past Monday, April 16th. It was also senior night and honored for … Read more