Category: News

Cumberland fire chief and officers resign

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The chief of the Cumberland Volunteer Fire Department reported last week that he and its officers were resigning. Bob Lovelace informed the Progress-Times on Friday he was resigning as the department’s chief, along with…

Leach to teach contemporary Christian music

By Don Pounds and Katie Leach We at Don Pounds Music Productions welcome Katie Leach to our music family. For the past couple of years, I have thought about bringing in teachers who are expert in their style of music.

Bright future ahead for Eupora’s Corson Gunn

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Following an outstanding season for the Eupora High School football team, Corson Gunn signed with Northeast Mississippi Community last week in an effort to take his game to the next level.

Club donates book to Maben Library

From Club Reports “The Best of Birds & Blooms” annual compilation was presented to the Maben Public Library by the Maben Home and Garden club on Jan. 28 by birds chairman Martha McMinn.

Maben business finds new home in former Cooper place

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT Southern Things of Maben, which is a resale shop that has been located on Maben-Bell Schoolhouse Road for the past year, has reopened for business in the former Antiques and Friddle Fraddle Shop, which…

Lady Wolverines drop to hard-fought region games

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School moved into the last week of the regular-season with a 17-8 overall mark and 4-4 record in Region 4-2A, but they were oh so close to…

‘Who Do You Love?’

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library The sunshine brought the children and parents out for storytime at Webster