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Local trio chosen for baseball all-star games

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes

Two athletes from East Webster High School and one from Eupora High School were chosen to take part in the Crossroads Diamond Club’s 2015 D.M. Howie Mississippi High School All-Star Baseball games on Saturday, … Read more

Calendar of Events – 05/27/15

Calhoun City SquareFest
Calhoun City SquareFest starts 5 p.m. May 29 with Lyrix performing at 6 and Red Roots at 7 (bring your lawn chairs).

A 5-K Glow Fun Run and Walk starts at 8 p.m. Red Roots will perform … Read more

Calendar of Events – 05/27/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: May 30, 1940

W.H. Lamb Installing New Grist Mill Here
W.H. Lamb, ginner and merchant, has announced that he is installing a new grist mill on Highway 9, which will … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 05/27/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

“The Exploring Ways to Use Our Minds Efficiently” website points out that vocabulary gets you results.
Attempting to correlate individuals’ success with factors such as age, gender, scholarship levels and … Read more

Supervisors receive annual CCS report

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County representatives of Region VII Community Counseling Services presented their annual report to the Board of Supervisors last week.… Read more

E-911 Calls – 05/27/15

May 18
7:14 a.m., tree down, Snow Bottom Road; Webster SO, District1 respond.
7:19 a.m., alarm, Hwy. 15; WSO responds.
10:50 a.m., medical, North Sapa Road; EMS responds.
11:37 a.m., medical, Wofford Road; EMS, Mantee FD, Clarkson FD respond.
11:46 … Read more

Fleas, ticks pests of spring, summer

From Dr. Brandy M. Boykin

It’s that time of the year again, when fleas and ticks invade our environment and make our pets scratch! It is important to diligently give your pet’s flea and tick prevention. Fleas and ticks not … Read more

Time Capsules – 05/27/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: May 30, 1940

W.H. Lamb Installing New Grist Mill Here
W.H. Lamb, ginner and merchant, has announced that he is installing a new grist mill on Highway 9, which will … Read more

Basketball tournament to benefit EHS teams

From Staff Reports

The North Sip Ruff Ryders are sponsoring a semi-pro basketball tournament Saturday at the Eupora Elementary School gym.

Registration starts at 10 a.m. and the tournament at 11 a.m. The registration fee is $50 per team. All … Read more

Every hero has a story at Maben Library

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

“Super Heroes” is the theme this summer at Maben Public Library.

We will kick off our program on June 9 with Katharyn C. Rosenhan, firefighter assistant training officer with Adaton Fire Department. We … Read more