News

School Board tables policy action

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Webster County School District board members plan to make a decision in three months regarding revision of one policy and deletion of another that deal with school admission and out-of-district transfers.

Superintendent of … Read more

MHSAA State title games set for this weekend

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

Mississippi High School Activities Association state football champions will be crowned in all six classes over the weekend, with at least three of those games having some interest locally.

In Class 2A … Read more

EWHS named ‘Champion of Change’

From Press Reports

 

The Mississippi Department of Education honored 57 schools Nov. 8 for academic achievement or progress during a ceremony at the Central High School Building in Jackson.

East Webster High School was among those honored.

MDE staff … Read more

Eupora High Honor Roll

Eupora High School has released its Honor Roll for Term 1:

A Honor Roll

Sixth Grade: Marleigh Abbott, Hallie Ashley, Thomas Avery, Garrett Crimm, Addison Mason, Zakhyreus Morris, Jordan Sheffield, Hannah Smith.

Seventh Grade: Savannah Horn, Alana Hunter, Haley Mann, … Read more

Church news

Webster County

Coat/Clothes Closet

Webster County Coat/Clothes Closet will be Dec. 7 from 7 a.m. until at Lollars Grove Baptist Church in the Ticky Bend community.

Clothes are free to anyone in need. Infant/baby, toddler, children and adult sizes are … Read more

Jail docket

Nov. 25

Jeffery Ellington, DOB 05-02-78, WM; MDOC Modzelewski: probation violation.

Nov. 29

Bobby L. Eubanks, DOB 08-08-82, WM; walk-in: mittimus to serve 30 days.

Nov. 30

Jessica Turbeville, DOB 07-03-86; WF; SO5: no DL and possession of beer in … Read more

Egg Bowl run

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Mississippi State University ROTC cadets carry the Egg Bowl game ball and their battalion flag through Eupora on Highway 9. They were en route Monday afternoon to the Leo Seal Jr. Football Complex, where the ball was handed off to Read more

Wins Charolais

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The Mississippi Charolais Association gave away a registered Charolais heifer to the highest-placing Mississippi Junior Charolais member in the heifer division at the 2013 Mississippi State Fair. As the winner of the Grand Champion Charolais Heifer class and a member … Read more

Story hours all about Thanksgiving

Avery Hazzard, Ms. Mary and Khloei Earley make necklaces out of pasta.

By Librarian Mary Boutwell

Maben Public Library

 

Story hour at the Maben Public Library on Nov. 15 was all about Thanksgiving.

Our story was titled “Thanks for Thanksgiving.” Our story included many things that we are thankful for. Many … Read more

Firefighters certified

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Congratulations to these Webster County volunteer firefighters who demonstrated skills at the Mississippi State Fire Academy on Nov. 9 to earn Level 1 certification. Their certification studies included the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the victims of incidents. Special … Read more