Monthly Archives: December 2013

Calendar of Events

Ackerman

Christmas Parade

The Ackerman Christmas Parade will be at 6 p.m. today, Dec. 5.

Christmas Market

Eupora’s Christmas Market will be Saturday in downtown Eupora. For more information, contact Christmas Market Director Stephanie Stewart at 258-6452.

OES chili saleRead more

911 Calls

Nov. 24

Suspicious person, Crowley Road; Webster SO responds.

Locked car, Mt. Vernon Road; Eupora PD responds.

7:05 p.m., alarm, Gifford Street; EPD responds.

7:54 p.m., spotlighting, Airport Road; F&W responds.

10:43 p.m., gas drive-off, West Roane Avenue; EPD responds.… Read more

Supes discuss land options in Walthall

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

County supervisors discussed possible new building sites for the courthouse within Walthall city limits during their first monthly meeting Monday.

The Webster County and Walthall governing boards met together Nov. 18 to discuss … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 8, 1938

New Type Residence is Completed

Mr. and Mrs. John C. Hodges moved into their handsome new residence Monday which was recently completed by the contractors. This splendid … Read more

Lady Wolverines moved to 5-1 with win over Houston

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Sometimes things just click.

That’s what happened for the Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School on Tuesday night as they began to figure out Houston High School’s full-court press in the fourth … Read more

Program renamed in Eupora native’s memory

From Press & Staff Reports

 

Ten years ago, “William Keith “Rusty Mac” Fulce wrote about the “Adopt a Teen for Christmas” program.

The Eupora native started the program to provide Christmas for teens served by the Exchange Club/Carl Perkins … Read more

Eagles drop basketball opener to Calhoun City

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

After weeks of waiting, the Eupora High School boys basketball team finally hit the court on Tuesday night. While the final result may not have been what first-year head coach Danya Turner and … Read more

MSU workshop available for new business owners

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Starting a small business can be challenging, but a workshop for new business owners can help them know what to expect once they open the doors.

A seminar for anyone interested in starting a small business will … Read more

County awarded HOME grant

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Webster County has been awarded funds to reconstruct dilapidated houses for three county homeowners.

Housing Specialist Patsy Patterson of the Golden Triangle Planning and Development District met with the Board of Supervisors on … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

Beverly Bremers, an actress, singer and teacher graciously gave me a phone interview. She told me the interesting story about how she got roles in the Broadway musical “Hair. Her … Read more