Month: November 2013

Crenshaw called hero, friend to all

By Daniel Brunty The Webster Progress-Times   With the city and surrounding areas still saddened by last week’s line-of-duty death of Eupora Police Department Officer Keith Crenshaw, more details have been released about the surrounding circumstances. Crenshaw, an 18-year veteran…

FCA to celebrate homecoming Friday

From Staff Reports   French Camp Academy homecoming festivities begin tonight with a blackout pep rally at 6:30 at the FCA gym. The pep rally be will be glowing in the dark! “Glow BLUE or Go Home!” is the homecoming…

MHGC tours pre-antebellum home

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT   The Gallivanting Gals of the Maben Home and Garden Club were on the road again Oct. 15, as they caravanned across Oktibbeha County to Starkville for a gala luncheon at The Grill, where…

Wolverines need win over rivals to earn playoff spot

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress Times   The bye week on East Webster’s schedule couldn’t have come at a much better time for the Wolverines. Last week was a busy one on the school’s campus as the move was…

McLemore elected to 911 association

From Press Reports   Founded and chartered in 1994, the Mississippi 911 Coordinators Association was formed to serve the interest of 911 systems and all related matters concerning 911 in the state of Mississippi. The association provides opportunities for continuing…

Holmes Community College Bulldogs defeats Coahoma

By Steve Diffey Sports Information Director Holmes Community College   CLARKSDALE —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs ended the regular season by winning its last three out of five games after defeating Coahoma Community College here, 48-21. The Bulldogs piled…

Calendar of Events

Fall Festival The Eupora High School cheerleaders will sponsor a Fall Festival from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 31 on the EHS practice field. The festival will include baseball throws, beanbag toss, go fish, inflatable jumpers and other games, candy and prizes,…

Eupora could finish second in Region 4-2A

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress Times   It doesn’t take Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham long to cut to the chase. “If we can’t get ready to play this week, with all that is at stake,…

C2C participants ready for work

From Press Reports   Webster County students participating in the Counseling to Careers program have been attending classes focusing on work ethics for the past seven weeks. Classes stress the importance of good attendance, appropriate dress in the workplace, good…

City hires new deputy clerk

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   City leaders approved the hiring a new deputy clerk during a recessed meeting last week. The Eupora Board of Aldermen voted Oct. 24 to offer the full-time deputy clerk position to Kimberly Burgess,…