Month: March 2014

‘Gifts of Love’ event set for March 11

Collins displays toys and stuffed animals donated to the Gifts of Love program.

By Gwen Sisson

Sometimes, a warm blanket or a stuffed animal can make all the difference to someone in need.

According to the Mississippi Kids Count data for … Read more

EES Students of the Month

EES Students of the Month

These Eupora Elementary School students were chosen by their teachers as February Students of the Month based on… Read more

Taking it easy


Derrick Varnado of Eupora tries out different lures at Whites Creek Lake. Varnado said he… Read more

Friends of Library hosting author of ‘Duress’


From Press Reports

Claire Spradling will be speaking and signing her book “Duress” at the March 10 meeting of the Friends of the Webster County Public Library.

Luncheon with Books begins… Read more

The whole range of human knowledge

By Marica Bernstein
Books Bygone

Imagine a blustery day in March. The threat of tornadoes has passed but the power was knocked out. The nice folks at Natchez Trace Electric Power Association can’t honestly tell when the lights will come … Read more

Letter to the editor – Courthouse is worthy of restoration

Being from Grenada County and a next-door neighbor of yours, I have a special appreciation for your historic courthouse, which I have visited many times. I, of course, have been greatly … Read more

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: March 9, 1939

Have You Ever Seen a Groundhog?

One would think that with all the … Read more

Wolverines set to host East Webster Baseball Tournament

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Veteran East Webster High School head baseball coach Wes Johnson is pleased overall with the 2-1 start his Wolverines have gotten off to this season.

East Webster defeated… Read more

East Webster bowlers fare well in state event

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Time

The East Webster boys finished fourth and the girls eighth in the recently held MHSAA Class I Bowling Championships.

The East Webster boys knocked down… Read more