Category: News

Spring Fling

Residents at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora take it back to the oldies during their annual spring fling on April 28. Residents enjoy this time and it always brings a crowd for oldies, Coke floats and fun times. Thank you to Melvin Mordecei from…

Lions Speaker

Eupora Lions Club President David Ellison (r.) greets Willy Weddle, field representative/caseworker in the Eupora District Office for U.S. Rep. Trent Kelly, who serves Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District. Weddle explained aspects of his job May 2 to the Eupora Lions Club…

Mathiston girl knows firsthand about AirCare

From Press Reports JACKSON – Abby Williams had never been sick a day in her life. But when the 11-year-old from Mathiston began having seizures last August, she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Abby had the growth removed in…

Car stolen from lot recovered

From Staff Reports A car stolen from a gated lot last week was later found, according to the Webster County Sheriff’s Department. The car was stolen during an incident that occurred between 1-9 a.m. May 17 at Allstar Recovery, which…

Funds pledged for QSCB payment

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board has obligated funds for the payment of Qualified School Construction Bonds. On May 9, Superintendent Jack Treloar recommended the board pledge the district’s Education Enhancement Funds to the payment of QSCBs, which…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 05/18/2016

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East Webster High School

Senior graduation was May 15 at East Webster High School. These were members of the Class of 2016: Macie Marie Allen Macie Marie Allen is the daughter of Thomas and Kim Allen. Her activities/honors included National Beta Club, Fellowship of…

Officers take bleeding control class

From Staff Reports The North Mississippi Trauma System of New Albany conducted bleeding control training for nine officers from the Eupora Police Department on April 25 at the Community Center. Dr. Chad Vega, who also serves with the Oxford Police…

EHS recognizes merit students

From School Reports Eupora High School held its annual Merit-Awards Banquet on May 18. Recognition is given at the end of each school year to students in grades 9-12 who have earned 30 or more merit points. These students willingly…

Community Involvement Week

V’s Peace, Love and Happy Faces observed Community Involvement Week in April. North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora EMS, Eupora police and fire departments, and Webster County Sheriff’s Department K-9 unit visited the children. Mayor Dan Burchfield also read to the preschool