Month: August 2012


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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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, … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more