By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
The Webster County School Board has approved the transfer of 16th Section interest funds into the Maintenance Fund.
Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, according to the April 14 meeting minutes, presented a request from … Read more
Eupora First United Methodist Church is now collecting items to be sent to the Louisville and Tupelo areas to support the work of recovery from last week’s tornado.
I want to thank everyone for your patience during the search-and-rescue time. … Read more
The Maben Farmers’ Market will open May 17.
This year the market will open each Saturday at 7:30 a.m., a half-hour later than last year, and will close at 10 a.m. The market will feature … Read more
From press reports
Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate moms. It is also a great time for moms to remember the important role they play in influencing the choices their kids make regarding tobacco use. Unfortunately, tobacco use among … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary
The last syllable of the word I have in mind (an adjective and a verb) has the sound of the word that sometimes follows “Name that.” Tell me the word … Read more
By Dan Burchfield
Webster County’s Relay for Life is set for May 16 beginning at 6 p.m. and lasting until.
As in years past, this event is being hosted by North Mississippi Health Services and will be held on and … Read more
Hankins receives Graduate Research Assistant Award
Laura Hankins was selected as the 2014 Graduate Research Assistant of the Year Masters Award at Mississippi State University.
She is a school counseling master’s student in counseling and … Read more
Children gathered on April 30 to hear “Spring Fever” by Salina Yoon read by Ms. Joyce. Spring is a time for… Read more
Photos by Paula Rumore… Read more
For the WPT
The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club, in conjunction with the G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery Center for America’s Veterans at Mississippi State University, celebrated “Purple Up! for Military Families” on April 21 at West Oktibbeha County High School.
Veterans … Read more