Category: News

City works to become ‘Intelligent Community’

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The city of Eupora is working to become an “Intelligent Community” with assistance from Mississippi State University. Roberto Gallardo told the Eupora Rotary Club about those

Ferris praises Mississippi, Southern storytellers

Cites Webster County native Bill Dunlap “Anywhere you go in Mississippi, at any moment, people are telling stories. All you have to do is listen,” 2016 Scholar-in-Residence William R. “Bill” Ferris said during his March 21 presentation at Mississippi State.…

Lady Eagles take win over Winona

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School softball team split a pair of games last week, taking a 14-4 win over Winona to open the season, before falling to South Pontotoc on Friday.

Easter egg hunt

Children arrived at Webster County Library on March 23 eager for the Easter egg hunt.

Eupora baseball looking to snap losing streak now

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes Eupora was set to host East Webster on Tuesday, Bruce on Friday and Starkville Academy on Saturday in an effort to get back on the winning side of the ledger. The Eagles dropped three…

Clinic makes Zika virus diagnosis

By William Browning The Commercial Dispatch A Noxubee County resident has been diagnosed with the Zika virus. The Mississippi State Department of Health announced the diagnosis March 25. The initial diagnosis was made at a Columbus clinic.

Graham takes head position at WC

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Stability is important to Junior Graham. That’s why it was such a surprise to some when the veteran high school head football coach left Winston Academy after just one season to take over at…

Editorial Roundup – 03/30/2016

Obama lying on public records President Obama has long boasted that his administration is the most transparent in the  history of this country. That assertion is a laughable lie. According to an Associated Press analysis, the Obama administration has set…