By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased 1.4 percentage points to 6.8 percent in August, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The revised jobless rate for July was 8.2 percent, while unemployment was at … Read more
Eupora High School is proud of Katy Myers, daughter of Robert Myers and Andrea Myers, for making a perfect score on the spring U.S. … Read more
From Club Reports
Jim Bush of the Mid-South Lions Sight Committee and Lions District Gov. Jimmy Jackson encouraged Eupora Lions on Sept. 21 to support International White Cane Safety Day Oct. 15.… Read more
From Staff Reports
An emergency preparedness drill/mock active shooter exercise was conducted on the East Webster High School campus on Sept. 15.
The scenario involved two shooters who came to the school retaliating because a student had been bullied. The … Read more
Alana Hunter and Kylie Richardson look at some of the historic photos from 125 years of ministry at First Baptist Church of Eupora. … Read more
Eupora Elementary School celebrates Homecoming Week, which was Sept. 14-18.… Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes
The Wolverines of East Webster High School have been preparing for this coming Friday night since early summer.
“We have put in a lot of hard work and the guys have come out here … Read more
Brittany Bell of Mathiston was among East Mississippi Community College’s 2015 homecoming maids. The sophomore, daughter of Randal and Kristy Bell, is a member of the EMCC cheerleading squad. After graduating, … Read more
Eupora High School took nine juniors and seniors to… Read more
Children were laughing and giggling as they arrived at Webster County Public Library on Sept. 23. Before storytime, they checked out books, played with puzzles and visited with friends. … Read more