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By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times
The Webster County Board of Supervisors met Dec. 2 to open bids to sell the timber on the proposed courthouse site in Walthall at highways 9 and 50.
The supervisors received four bids … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Mayor Dan Burchfield gave a blight status report to the Eupora Board of Aldermen on Dec. 1.
Aldermen approved a motion Nov. 3 for the city to take any non-budgeted expenses incurred in the … Read more
From Staff Reports
The Webster County School Board approved substitute teacher recommendations at its Nov. 10 meeting.
Minutes show the board approved Stacy Farley, Rashad Guess, Ethel Brown Cork and Lupe Avent as substitute teachers for the remainder of the … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Whether this was the 11th trip or the first, the Operation Christmas Child volunteers who helped last week at the OCC Distribution Center in Atlanta will never be the same.
About 23 volunteers from eight churches throughout … Read more
By Terry Harpole
On Dec. 6, a Christmas open house was held in a building that many people once owned and had brought many to Maben through the years.
This building was built around 1954 by the late Mr. and … Read more
From School Reports
On Nov. 7, the Eupora Elementary School SHAPE class in grades 2 and 3 went on a field trip to Landrum’s Homestead and Village in Laurel.
These students studied about the westward pioneers during the first semester … Read more
For the WPT
At the request of local gospel music promoter Billy Hill, the famous Chuck Wagon Gang stopped on its way though this area on the morning of Dec. 6 to entertain the patients and guests at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora.… Read more
By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library
We started the Christmas season off with a Christmas story titled “Merry Christmas Little Mouse” on Dec. 5 at the Maben Public Library.
This story is about a mouse named Matty who learned … Read more