Valentine party


Valentine’s Day was celebrated Feb. 11 at the Webster County Public Library with 12 excited children attending. They enjoyed singing “If You Are Happy and You Know It” and … Read more

D-Now participants


Gathered are students from First Baptist Church of Eupora who participated in the Webster County Disciple Now Weekend at FBC Eupora. D-Now was Feb. 6-8 and Walt Barnes was the guest speaker.… Read more

Club plants Arbor Day tree at EWES


For the WPT

MATHISTON — Representatives from the Maben Home and Garden Club planted a crape myrtle on the East Webster Elementary School front campus on Feb. 13.

Assisting with the Arbor Day planting were Polly Miller, Arbor Day chairman; … Read more

Yard of the month



The yard of Mr. and Mrs. Jr. Templeton was awarded the Yard of the Month by the … Read more

Regional Reading Fair


Lyndell Boatman placed third at the Regional Reading Fair in Oxford on Feb. 14. He is a student at Eupora Elementary School.… Read more

Warner announces candidacy for District 35 House Seat


From press reports

Patrick Warner of Louisville publically declared his candidacy for the Mississippi House of Representatives District 35 seat this week, which serves Attala, Choctaw, Webster, and Winston Counties.

Warner, who has been a career firefighter for eight years, … Read more

Lizzie Drane was midwife to many


By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The late Elizabeth Hubbard “Lizzie” Drane is being remembered during Black History Month as a midwife to many Webster Countians.

Grandson Joe Draine (the spelling of the surname was changed later with an added … Read more

EES box tops

Teacher Brooke Dodd

Eupora Elementary School thanks everyone who collected box tops this semester. Top winners are:… Read more