Category: News

Enterprise director meets with supervisors

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The new executive director of the Regional Economic Enterprise of Mississippi introduced herself to the Webster County Board of Supervisors last week.… Read more

Children have a ghostly storytime

The children make scarecrows at storytime.

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library

Children arrived at Webster County Library on Oct. 7 eager to participate in storytime activities. They engaged in the regular pre-storytime ritual of visiting with friends and playing with puzzles.… Read more

School Board approves policy revisions

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board approved six policy revisions at a previous meeting.

The Sept. 21 minutes reflect that the board approved revisions to these policies, which had been tabled: “Authority for Emergency Closings,” “Purchasing Procedures – … Read more

Burglars hit Dollar General again

From Staff Reports

Eupora’s Dollar General was burglarized last week for the second time in five years, with the culprits stealing thousands of dollars.

The most recent burglary at the store occurred between 11 p.m. Oct. 7 and 5 a.m. … Read more

EHS students unite for See You at the Pole

Eupora High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes officers and huddle leaders for See You at the Pole: Taylor South, Drew Richardson [vice president], Kayla Pritchett, Allie Whitaker (reporter), Khylar Cain [secretary], Jaime Hernandez, Joshua Rollins, Alana Hunter, Kylie Richardson, Madison Hester, Greer Blaylock, Parker Blaylock [president] and Coley Tabb

By Allie Whitaker
FCA Reporter
Eupora High School

“They all met together and were constantly united in prayer (Acts 1:14).”

On Sept. 23, the students of Eupora High School met at the school flagpole to pray at See You at … Read more

HCC Homecoming

The 2015-2016 Homecoming maids from Holmes’ Grenada Campus are Hannah Waters and Anna Catherine Lancaster, both of Grenada County, freshman maids; Abby Vance of Grenada County, student body maid; Felicia Murray of Bolivar County and Jennifer Tehan of Webster County, sophomore maids.

Festivities for Homecoming 2015 at Holmes Community College will be Oct. 24,… Read more

Eupora, East Webster have sights set on deep playoff runs

Eupora and East Webster playing against each other earlier in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School and Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School began play in the MHSAA Class 2A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs on Tuesday.

If both teams won on Tuesday, … Read more

Rotary honors Student of the Month

Katy and Andrea Myers

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club recognized Eupora High school senior Katy Myers as Rotary Student of the Month at its Oct. 6 luncheon. She was introduced by Teacher of the Month Andrea Myers, who is her mother.… Read more