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Board accepts bid for EHS gym demolition

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board has accepted a bid for the demolition of Eupora High School’s gymnasium. Five bids for the project were received April 30. On May 11, according to the minutes, the board approved Superintendent…

Memorial ride

SUSAN VAUGHN Bikers depart from Mockingbird Motorworks in Eupora for the third annual Cpl. Keith Crenshaw Memorial Ride. Nearly 60 motorcyclists came out Saturday morning to support the memory of the fallen Eupora police officer. Organizers of the

Newell addresses Sonshine Club

By Terry Harpole Randy Newell of Pearl was guest speaker at the May 21 meeting of the Center Grove Baptist Sonshine Club.

Maben Home, Garden Club officers installed

From Club Reports The Maben Home and Garden Club ladies congregated at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mansfield, located on the Old Waverly golf course in West Point for the club year finale May 19. Jim and Deb…

Men suspects in Subway burglary

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A man who authorities believe helped break into a Eupora restaurant and steal thousands of dollars remains in custody following a burglary attempt in another town. Another man they identified as his possible accomplice…

Farmers’ Market returns to Maben

By Ann Woodson, Representative Maben Farmers’ Market The Maben Farmers’ Market got off to a great start Saturday. The weather was beautiful and vendors started arriving early. Even though the wet spring has delayed some of our gardens, there was…

Storytime party

Eleven happy and energetic children gathered at Webster County Public Library on May 20 for the last storytime before summer break. They visited, played on the computer, put puzzles together and checked out books before entering the meeting room

Eupora Lions Club hosts Presley

From Press Reports Brandon Presley, public service commissioner-Northern District, spoke to the Eupora Lions Club on May 18 at the noon luncheon. He spoke on Internet service and natural gas service availability to the rural public. Presley was elected public…

‘E-I-E-I Oops!’

Eupora Elementary School kindergarten ended the school year with a successful program.

Plymouth Tube treats honor roll seniors

For the Progress-Times Plymouth Tube Co.’s Eupora Mill catered lunches at East Webster High School and Eupora High School in May to recognize the 2015 A and B honor roll graduating seniors.