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Dunlap, Stewart treat students to Webster County tour

From Press, Staff Reports Bill Dunlap’s artist-in-residency at Mississippi State University continues to provide an amazing experience for students. The artist joined forces with fellow Webster County native and School of Architecture alumnus Belinda Stewart, FAIA, in February to give…

Civic League active in Mathiston

By Betty Jeffcoats President, Civic League of Mathiston The Civic League of Mathiston is a relatively newly formed group of people living in and around Mathiston. For the first two years, three people were on the committee and as of…

Dunlap named 1st MSU artist-in-residence

From Press Reports After a career spanning more than three decades as an artist, arts commentator and educator, Mississippi native William “Bill” Dunlap now will help set the bar for students as Mississippi State’s first artist-in-residence. The university’s art department…

4-H’ers excel in projects, programs

From Press Reports Webster County 4-H’ers participated and excelled in various projects and programs in 2011-12, and were rewarded for their hard work and dedication at the 2012 Webster County 4-H Awards Banquet on Nov, 12 at the Webster County…

Hardin Rotary Student of the Month

From Staff Reports The Eupora Rotary Club honored Eupora High School senior Colton Hardin as its March Student of the Month on March 5. He chose Kris Parson as Teacher of the Month. Hardin is president of the Fellowship of…

Extension puts knowledge to work for Webster Countians

By Lisa Stewart, Extension County Director Webster County Your county Extension Service provides leadership and coordination for the total county Extension educational effort in agriculture and natural resources, family and consumer education, 4-H youth development, and enterprise and community resource…

140 years and counting

By the Rev. Trey Harper Pastor, Eupora FUMC We have all heard the expression that time flies, and just as my momma said would happen, the older I get the more I find that statement true. It seems like only…

Do it Best Home Center opening nears

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Eupora will soon have a new retail hardware store with the expected opening of Nabors Do it Best Home Center by May 1. Located at 1515 Veterans Memorial Blvd. (Highway 9 South), the store…

NMMC-Eupora gets new ambulance

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora has purchased a new ambulance for its fleet. The 2012 Chevrolet ambulance was purchased from American Emergency Vehicles in North Carolina. The new unit will replace a 2004 Ford ambulance, which is the…