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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…