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Auditor’s Office releases WCSD audit

From Press & Staff Reports

The Office of the State Auditor has released the Webster County School District annual financial audit for the year ending June 30, 2013.

“These audits are designed to identify and correct any financial and compliance … Read more

City to enforce blight law ‘to fullest extent’

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Mayor Dan Burchfield gave a blight improvement update to the Eupora Board of Aldermen on Nov. 3.

Seven properties in all have been identified as being in violation of the city’s blight prevention ordinance. … Read more

Juvenile faces 2 charges

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Police Department has charged a juvenile in connection with two crimes that occurred last week.

The 17-year-old male has been charged with petit larceny in the theft of a purse from First Baptist Church’s Family … Read more

Obituaries – 11/12/2014

Margaret Smith Broughton
Nov. 5, 2014
Services for Margaret Smith Broughton, 66, were Nov. 7, 2014, at Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Ackerman with the Revs. Jim Threadgill and Doug Atkinson officiating. Burial was in Weir Cemetery.

She was born … Read more

Classroom Jeopardy! visits EWHS

BETH HENDRIX
McGuire (second from r.) presents an interactive electronic version of Classroom Jeopardy! to EWHS sixth-grade teachers Angie Blake (reading), Lee Berryhill (science) and Kayla Hardy (social studies).

From Press & Staff Reports

East Webster sixth-graders were chosen by WTVA-TV to participate in the classroom version of the popular television game show Jeopardy! on Oct. 29.

Jimmy McGuire, host of Classroom Jeopardy!, works alongside Alex Trebek and the … Read more