Month: March 2016

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 03/30/2016

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Head Start to remain in for-sale building

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Although the property that houses Eupora Head Start is for sale, the center will remain in that leased location. Tenhet Real Estate is advertising the property for sale at the bottom of Page

Family Fun Day

PHOTOS BY LAUREN SMITH Children scramble for eggs and slide down an inflatable jumper during Saturday’s Family Fun Day at Gary Park. The egg hunt and other children’s activities,

Local doughnut shop nears 1-year anniversary

By Gwen Sisson For Steve and Ann Trice, it’s all about love, family – and as they say, “who doesn’t love doughnuts!” On May 1, Sugarland Donuts and More in Eupora will celebrate its first year in business, and the…

Writer Gore Vidal had ties to Webster County

By Michael Lind The Smart Set Recently, while packing for a move, I came across a letter that Gore Vidal sent me from his home in Ravello, Italy, in the late 1990s. Vidal, a slight acquaintance, had provided me with…

‘Spring Grab Bag’ drawing held

From School Reports Members of the Eupora High School Student Council recently sold $1 chances for their annual “Spring Grab Bag” fund-raiser.

Wolverines extend winning streak to eight games

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The East Webster baseball team swept a pair of home games on Monday to stretch its winning streak to eight games and improve to 10-5 overall on the season in the process.

EWHS students participate in ‘Kick Butts Day’

From Press Reports March 16 was Kick Butts Day, a national day of activism encouraging youth to educate their peers and communities on the harmful effects of tobacco use and the negative influence of the tobacco industry.