From Staff Reports
The Webster County School Board accepted two bids at its Dec. 2 meeting.
Upon Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar’s recommendation, the board
accepted a bid from School and Office Products of Arkansas on seating for the … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
City leaders have approved a land exchange and contract involving property at Gary Park and Whites Creek Lake.
The action came four months after Mayor Dan Burchfield, during a meeting of the Eupora … Read more
East Webster Elementary School has announced its Spelling Bee winners, who are listed by grade in first-, second- and third-place order.
First grade: Macey Frost, John David Lucas and Ethan Hillhouse
Second grade: Jayln Brock, Cassie Avent and Dylon Tollison… Read more
10:53 a.m., suspicious bike, Natchez Trace Parkway; Webster SO responds.
12:37 p.m., medical, Latham Avenue; EMS responds.
1:27 p.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; MES responds.
1:40 p.m., shoplifter, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds.
5:19 p.m., alarm, Harpole … Read more
By Richard Love
Chief, Eupora Fire Dept.
On behalf of the Eupora Fire Department, I would like to thank First Baptist Church Eupora for hosting Thanksgiving dinner for our November business meeting Nov. 26.
We had about 30 people … Read more
By Sandra Dalton
On Dec. 4, the Local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met at “Our Friend’s Place” in Houston for their annual holiday lunch meeting.
Buddy Pepper presented an inspiring devotion filled with humorous stories, giving us reason … Read more
Sealey L. Vizzina
Navy Seaman Sealey L. Vizzina, daughter of Mike Vizzina of Eupora and June Shaffer of McEwen, Tenn., has completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Vizzina completed a … Read more
From Church Reports
On Sept. 29, more than 250 people gathered to celebrate what a few started in 1913.
A few met to organize Tomnolen Baptist Church in 1913. The church has survived and prospered over the past 100 … Read more
The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during November:
Speeding, 19; seatbelt violation, one; expired tag, two; no insurance, one; careless driving, one; DUI 1st-refusal, one; dog and animal control violation, three; handicap parking violation, one;
gas drive-off, one; malicious … Read more
By Deborah Grace
Empowered Women’s Organization
The Empowered Women’s Organization is proud to announce the success and attendance of Webster County’s social support group for the betterment of women and female adolescents in our local communities.
During the month … Read more