Month: January 2014

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version

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‘A Silly Snowy Day’ at storytime

For the WPT   On a cold Wednesday morning, children met at Webster County Library to hear the story “A Silly Snowy Day” by Michael Coleman on Jan. 22 This was

Pate named WCS Student of the Month

From School Reports   Haley Pate, a second-year student in Dionne Hodges’ Business Management program at the Webster County Career and Technology Center, is Webster County Schools’ Student of the Month for December. Haley is the daughter of

Choctaw Mission donation

Dr. Al Styron, director of the Mississippi Methodist Choctaw Mission, receives a check from

Mexican restaurant opens in Maben

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   Maben saw a new business officially opening Jan. 14 after the building had been vacant for months. The building was previously home to

Volunteers, MFC contain Mantee fire

From Staff Reports   Volunteer firefighters and forestry personnel kept a fire that burned a shop on Highway 15 South in Mantee last week from spreading to another

EES excited about Promethean Boards

From School Reports   Eupora Elementary School thanks the PTO, students, parents and community for making it possible to place Promethean Boards in

Gov. Bryant partners with UMMC to launch Diabetes Telehealth Network

Mississippi faces a growing diabetes crisis, ranking second among all states nationwide in disease prevalence with more than 373,000 adults in the state living with some form of diabetes. In an effort to address this problem, Gov. Phil