By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Area residents are being warned of another con in which a scammer is calling people and impersonating utility staff, claiming to be collecting on late bills.
Police Chief Gregg Hunter said people in Eupora, … Read more
OXFORD — Next time you hear someone say, “I’d rather not know,” ask the person to think about it.
If it’s a private, personal matter of no concern and having no impact on a community, fine. With apologies to those … Read more
From School Reports
Eupora High School Senior Beta Club traveled to Tupelo on Feb. 15 to attend the annual Mississippi Senior Beta Convention.
While at convention, these 42 EHS students in grades 9-12 participated in various academic and talent competitions.… Read more
By Dottie Dewberry
“Why did the rabbit cross the road?” Because it was the chicken’s day off.
Here comes Peter Cottontail hopping down the bunny trail, hippety, hoppety, Easter is on its way to the Los Encinos Grill in Maben … Read more
Patricia Neely-Dorsey (r.), goodwill ambassador for the state of Mississippi, was the guest speaker for … Read more
Roger Miller led the March 2 meeting of the Mathiston United Methodist Church’s Razmus Circle with a discussion of different aspects of wisdom. Miller serves as pastor of the church on alternate Sundays. … Read more
From Staff Reports
The Eupora Fire Department announces and congratulates its newest firefighter/EMT, Colt Crenshaw, who recently earned certification by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.
“I would like to congratulate Crenshaw on his latest achievement,” Fire Chief Mitch … Read more
District Soil and Water Conservation poster contest winners at Eupora Elementary … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times
In a game filled with statistical oddities, the Lady Wolverines of East Webster won a wild, physical contest with Newton 51-35 in the semifinals of the MHSAA Class 2A Girls State Basketball Tournament … Read more
From Staff Reports
The unemployment rate for Webster County decreased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 9.3 percent in January, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The jobless rate was 10.2 percent in December, while unemployment was at … Read more