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Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 11/04/15

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Successful Trunk-or-Treat reported

From Staff Reports An estimated 600-700 people turned out Saturday night for Eupora’s Trunk-or-Treat on North Dunn Street.

County’s unemployment rate 6.6 percent

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point to 6.6 percent in September, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

Mediation set for courthouse claim

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County officials will travel to Jackson next week for another mediation session regarding the courthouse insurance lawsuit, Those dealing with the county’s claim for the burned courthouse will meet in Jackson at 9…


Children disguised as fairy tale characters, super heroes, pumpkins and animals arrived at Webster County Library on Oct. 28, to participate in the Halloween party.

Lions screen vision

The Eupora Lions Club screens the vision of students at Eupora Elementary School.

Mississippi HomeCare

Mississippi HomeCare of Eupora celebrates its new location with a ribbon cutting.

Friends of Library hosting Dyre

From Press Reports Friends of the Library will host Arnold Dyre at 11 a.m. Monday at the Webster County Public Library in Eupora. Dyre, a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, is a retired lawyer turned writer who has two…

Field position, tough defense leads East Webster to 21-0 win in Maroon Bowl

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times While the real estate business might be all about location, location, location, the Maroon Bowl played between homestanding East Webster and arch-rival Eupora on Friday night came down to field position, field position, field…