Grand jury issues report

From Staff Reports

Webster County grand jurors who were recalled May 19 have submitted a report of their investigations.
After investigating 16 reported violations of the law and questioning 13 witnesses, the panel returned eight true bills recorded on eight … Read more

Obituaries – 05/27/15

Estelle Richards Coleman
May 20, 2015
Services for Estelle Richards Coleman, 97, were May 21, 2015, at Friendship Baptist Church near Sturgis. Burial was in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Starkville.

She was born Nov. 27, 1917, in Noxubee County. Mrs. … Read more

Legals – 05/27/15

Sealed bids will be received by the Webster County School District, Eupora, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on June 1st, 2015 for the right … Read more

Eupora observes its 125th anniversary

Eupora High School students and others release 125 balloons in honor of Eupora’s 125th birthday.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times


The city of Eupora celebrated its 125th birthday last Thursday in front of the historic Depot.

Eupora High School students and others kicked off the celebration by releasing 125 balloons in honor of the … Read more

MDE releases reading test results

From Staff & Press Reports

The overall passing rate for the Webster County School District was above state average on this spring’s statewide reading assessment testing.

The Mississippi Department of Education released school- and district-level passing rates for the Third-Grade … Read more

Ross carries county in special election

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora’s Henry Ross carried Webster County in last week’s congressional special election but two others candidates will be in a runoff.

Democrat Walter Howard Zinn Jr. will face Republican Trent Kelly … Read more

Public’s help wanted in Subway burglary

This still photo is of one of the two men police say was involved in last week’s burglary at Subway in Eupora.

From Press Reports

Eupora Police Department needs your help.

At 12:40 a.m. on May 13, two black males broke into the Subway at 3165 E. Roane Ave. in Eupora and took several thousand dollars from the cash register drawer and … Read more

Eupora again ranked among ‘Best High Schools’

Eupora High School has been named one of the “Best High Schools” in America by U.S. News and World report for the fourth consecutive year.

Submitted by Eupora High School

Congratulations once again to the students, faculty and staff at Eupora High School.

For the fourth consecutive year, Eupora High School has been recognized nationally as one of the “Best High Schools” in the United … Read more