Category: News

Obituary – Mrs. Margaret Chrismond

Brandon, MS On the evening of Oct. 9, 2015, Margaret Boucher Chrismond, 92, passed away at River Oaks Hospital in Flowood, Ms. with family at her bedside. Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Tuesday Oct. 13th. at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 10/14/15

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Enterprise director meets with supervisors

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The new executive director of the Regional Economic Enterprise of Mississippi introduced herself to the Webster County Board of Supervisors last week.

Children have a ghostly storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Children arrived at Webster County Library on Oct. 7 eager to participate in storytime activities. They engaged in the regular pre-storytime ritual of visiting with friends and playing with puzzles.

School Board approves policy revisions

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board approved six policy revisions at a previous meeting. The Sept. 21 minutes reflect that the board approved revisions to these policies, which had been tabled: “Authority for Emergency Closings,” “Purchasing Procedures –…

Burglars hit Dollar General again

From Staff Reports Eupora’s Dollar General was burglarized last week for the second time in five years, with the culprits stealing thousands of dollars. The most recent burglary at the store occurred between 11 p.m. Oct. 7 and 5 a.m.…

EHS students unite for See You at the Pole

By Allie Whitaker FCA Reporter Eupora High School “They all met together and were constantly united in prayer (Acts 1:14).” On Sept. 23, the students of Eupora High School met at the school flagpole to pray at See You at…

HCC Homecoming

Festivities for Homecoming 2015 at Holmes Community College will be Oct. 24,

Eupora, East Webster have sights set on deep playoff runs

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School and Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School began play in the MHSAA Class 2A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs on Tuesday. If both teams won on Tuesday,…