Monthly Archives: March 2013

Wolverines squeeze out tight victories

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster baseball team is definitely on a roll.

After opening division play with a solid 8-0 win over rival Eupora on
Friday night, the Wolverines won a pair of thrillers on Saturday … Read more

Womack WCSD’s Student of the Month

From School Reports

Garrett Womack was awarded Webster County School District’s Student
of the Month at the Feb. 4 School Board meeting.

Garrett is the son of Lee and Haley Womack, and the grandson of Dan
and Sylvia Womack, Kat … Read more

Adventures of the ‘Big Wide-Mouthed Frog’

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Feb. 22 appeared with the sun brightly shinning through the
mist but by 10 o’clock the world was beautiful to behold at the Maben
Public Library, where the tiny tots and mommas … Read more

Library celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Public Library

Dr. Seuss’ birthday was celebrated for two weeks at the Webster
County Public Library.

On Feb. 27, the Cat in the Hat paid a visit to the library and read
his story … Read more

Why I support Relay for Life

By Wendy Cook
Accounting Chairman
Webster County Relay for Life

When my husband retired, we fulfilled his dream of moving back to his
hometown of Eupora. We live here now, among friends and neighbors,
and count our blessings when we … Read more

Board approves student transfer

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board approved a student transfer at a
previous meeting.

Its Feb. 11 meeting minutes reflect that Superintendent of Education
Jack Treloar presented a request from Angela Sinko for her daughter,
Madalyn Sinko, to … Read more

EES dedicates Jones-Foard Wing

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The main wing of Eupora Elementary School was dedicated last week in
memory of the late O.D. Jones and Wiley Mae Foard.

The memory and dedication ceremony for the Jones-Foard Wing was Feb.
28 … Read more

Drug Court completes statewide system

From Press Reports

The creation of a drug court for the Fifth Circuit Court District
completes statewide coverage of drug courts in Mississippi. All 22
Circuit Court districts now operate drug courts.

Circuit judges Joseph Loper of Ackerman and Clarence … Read more