Category: News

Investiture held for new circuit judge

 Judge Mitchell makes remarks to the assembly at his investiture after being sworn into service.

From Press Reports

The Honorable George M. Mitchell Jr. was sworn into service in an official ceremony as circuit judge for the 5th Circuit Court District on Feb. 5.

The ceremony was held at the First Baptist Church in Mitchell’s … Read more

FCA valentines


Members of the Eupora High School FCA decorated and delivered hearts to the residents of Golden LivingCenter-Eupora for Valentine’s Day. … Read more

Supervisors review courthouse plans

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors revised plans for the new courthouse on Feb. 1.

Adam Haver of JH&H Architects presented plans for the building as revised since he last met with the board … Read more

Lady Wolverines pick up two more victories

Mike Robertson/Courtesy
East Webster’s Charlie Brand (15) passes to a teammate while guarded by Eupora’s Makaylon Bean (1).

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster girls took Region 4-2A wins over Bruce (44-25) and Eupora (44-35) last week to move into the region tournament being played in Winona this week on a positive note.

“This was … Read more

Eupora High School boys take tight win over arch-rival Wolverines

Mike Robertson/Courtesy
Eupora’s Earlina Bingham (0) drives to the basket, guarded by East Webster’s Jernikki Jones (24) and Adryana Bell (22) February 12, 2016.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora boys split a pair of games last week, closing out the week with a crucial 50-45 win over East Webster after losing to Calhoun City 53-30 to begin the week.… Read more

WCCTC DECA attends District III Conference

WCCTC DECA members (front row) C. Windrick, J. Surma, K. Mitchell, C. Vaughn, C. Williamson, A. Helms, A. Vaughan, G. Blaylock, (back row) J. McKee, B. White, L. Dobbins, M. Huffman, H. Hitt and J. Richardson.

From School Reports

Fourteen members of the Webster County Career and Technology Center DECA attended the District III Career Development Conference at Itawamba Community College on the Belden campus on Jan. 21.… Read more

January Students


January Students of the Month at Eupora Elementary School were:… Read more

Maben storytime about zoo animals

Millie Peacock reads to Rani, Jonas and Andrew Scrivener, and Winters and Will Harper Norman. Mamie Norman slept through all the fun.

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

The Feb. 5 story at the Maben Public Library was “Animals in the Zoo.”

We talked about the different animals and what we liked about them.… Read more

Ring time


Photo by Amanda Richardson

EHS Lady Eagles Slowpitch Softball team received their State Championship rings Fri. Feb. 12 at the Eupora vs East Webster Basketball game.… Read more