For the WPT
Nekendra Patterson. daughter of Lawrence and Pearl Patterson, received a prize from the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club for her picture she drew on tobacco awareness.
Her hobbies are reading. dancing and singing. She attends Grove Chapel … Read more
Ashley Thomas of Columbus, center, was crowned “Most Beautiful” from a field of 18 contestants during East Mississippi Community College’s annual Beauty Revue, held Feb. 3 on the Scooba campus. … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
The unemployment rate for Webster County increased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 10.2 percent in December, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The jobless rate was 9.3 percent in November, while … Read more
North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Long Term Care residents … Read more
Eupora High School Senior Night for the basketball season is Friday, when the Eagles will host West Oktibbeha. The senior basketball players are … Read more
The Eupora Elementary School Beauty Review was Feb. 3 at Latham Auditorium. Winners were:… Read more
From Staff and Press Reports
Local police are warning people to be aware of phone calls from people who claim to represent the Internal Revenue Service and demand money.
The scammers impersonate IRS employees on the phone and threaten taxpayers … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Which is most important?
Comprehending the meanings of advanced words in reading, or using advanced words orally (all in their proper contexts)?… Read more
11:41 a.m., break-in, South Dunn; Eupora PD responds.
1:01 p.m., locked car, Hwy. 82; Mathiston PD responds.
1:46 p.m., pocket dial, West Roane.
3:14 p.m., hang-up call, Cole Road; gave to Webster SO.… Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
The East Webster girls basketball team hopes to head into the Region 5-2A tournament it will be hosting next week hitting on all cylinders.
The Lady Wolverines, who improved to 22-1 on the season … Read more