East Webster High School fall writing prompt winners are Peyton Flora, Cayden Coble, Kami Fason, Cooper Stidham and Hallie Walls.
Woodmen of the World donated a new flag to the Mathiston Fire Department on Oct. 4. Woodmen Lodge 94 in Eupora donated the flagpole and the fire station’s first flag. The lodge also donated funds that enabled the department to … Read more
From Press & Staff Reports
Former Northwest Mississippi Community College baseball coach Jim Miles was honored during the college’s homecoming activities on Oct. 5 at the Senatobia campus.
He and his wife, Mathiston native Marguerite Williams Miles, live in … Read more
Katie McDonald presented the program to the Eupora Rotary Club on Oct. 8. She is the new girls basketball coach at Eupora High School and assistant softball coach. The Atlanta native grew up in Grenada and has a master’s in … Read more
From School Reports
Autumn Dean was awarded Webster County School District’s Student of the Month at the October School Board meeting.
She is the daughter of Mark and Janet Dean, and the granddaughter of Nelson and Melonie Dean and … Read more
By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT
It was beautiful fall day for the 30th reunion of the Maben High School classes 1942-70 at West Oktibbeha County High School, formerly known as Maben High School, on Oct. 5.
After a … Read more
For the WPT
The Maben Lions Club hosted the eighth annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest on Sept. 28 at 11 a.m. at the West Oktibbeha County High School football field.
Twenty-one youngsters from the ages of 8 … Read more
By the Eupora
Firefighter Reagan Gary has been appointed the new operations captain for the Eupora Fire Department.
Capt. Gary is a lifelong resident of Eupora and son of former EFD Chief and current Eupora Alderman-at-Large Gerald … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times
Local emergency response agencies as well as faculty and students of Eupora High School were put through the test during a county-level emergency disaster preparedness drill that took place Oct. 9 on the … Read more
By Librarian Fran Smith
In keeping with the fall theme, Ms. Bonnie read “The Scarecrow’s Hat” by Ken Brown to the children attending storytime at Webster County Public Library on Oct. 9.
The energetic children … Read more