News

3 vying for mayor in city of Eupora

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Three candidates qualified to run for Eupora mayor in this year’s
municipal elections.

Mayor Tommy Lott is seeking a third term, running as a Republican,
and previous mayoral candidate Lamar Dumas filed as a … Read more

Fulgham wows club with floral designs

From Press Reports

“A single rose can be my garden … a single friend, my world.” — Leo
Buscaglia

MABEN — The grand old historic home of the late Laura Thomas was the
setting for the February meeting of the … Read more

Calendar of Events

City testing
storm sirens
The city of Eupora is testing its severe weather sirens each Saturday
at noon through the month of April.
The duration of the tests will be about two-three minutes. The sirens
will not be tested if … Read more

Cotton speaker for MMM

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — William Cotton was speaker at Maben Methodist Men’s breakfast
meeting on Feb. 24, which included the ladies of the church.

The meeting, at which the speaker was supposed to have been the Rev.
Andy Parrish, … Read more

Womack WCSD’s Student of the Month

From School Reports

Garrett Womack was awarded Webster County School District’s Student
of the Month at the Feb. 4 School Board meeting.

Garrett is the son of Lee and Haley Womack, and the grandson of Dan
and Sylvia Womack, Kat … Read more

Adventures of the ‘Big Wide-Mouthed Frog’

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Feb. 22 appeared with the sun brightly shinning through the
mist but by 10 o’clock the world was beautiful to behold at the Maben
Public Library, where the tiny tots and mommas … Read more

Library celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Public Library

Dr. Seuss’ birthday was celebrated for two weeks at the Webster
County Public Library.

On Feb. 27, the Cat in the Hat paid a visit to the library and read
his story … Read more

Why I support Relay for Life

By Wendy Cook
Accounting Chairman
Webster County Relay for Life

When my husband retired, we fulfilled his dream of moving back to his
hometown of Eupora. We live here now, among friends and neighbors,
and count our blessings when we … Read more