Monthly Archives: August 2012

At EES

From School Reports Faculty and staff at Eupora Elementary School have officially kicked off an exciting new school year for 2012-13. EES faculty and staff have experienced positive changes from the beginning. Eupora Elementary School is proud to announce the…

Webster Methodist Cluster meets in Maben

By Terry Harpole For the WPT MABEN — The Webster Cluster of the United Methodist Church met Aug. 21 at Maben Methodist Church. President John Jones called the meeting to order and the Rev. Scarlet Shepperd, host pastor, opened the…

Hillhouse earns NCSC credential

From School Reports Cynthia Storey Hillhouse has attained certification as a National Certified School Counselor through the National Board for Certified Counselor. Currently employed by the Webster County school system as the school counselor at East Webster High, Hillhouse joins…

EW tennis wins medals

From School Reports The 2012 East Webster High School tennis team received many honors and medals during its season this past spring. The Wolverines were team district champions with a record of 12-2 for the 2012 season. On April 18,…

Wolverines start season with a victory

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The Wolverines started their 2012 season on the road last Friday night against the Vardaman Rams. The Rams are considered a top contender in their division and a strong 1A opponent. That did not…

Eagles fly high in French Camp matchup

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Eagles hit the road last Friday night to face the French Camp Panthers in a season opening matchup. The Eagles were determined not to let history repeat itself. Last season, French Camp…

Eagles win season opener at French Camp

By Jacqueline Meek Eupora Football Boosters The 2012 Eupora High School football Eagles traveled to French Camp to play their first game of the season Friday evening. The Eagles, led by Coach Junior Graham, defeated the Panthers, 20-10. It is…

Board approves field house quotes

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board has awarded contracts for work at the new field house at East Webster High School in Cumberland. Benny Wolfe, representative of H20 Partners, presented plumbing, electrical and HVAC quotes for the new…

Aldermen work on budget

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times City aldermen have been working on Eupora’s new budget and have set a hearing for public comments. They had a budget work session Aug. 9 and also worked on the budget during a special…

Projects will add parking, green space

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Work is under way on two projects in the city that will link a new parking area to downtown across a green space. Ausbern Construction of Okolona has begun dirt work for the planned…