Board approves emergency building repairs

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board has approved emergency repairs to the Career and Technology Center.

As previously reported, the board on May 24 approved a resolution expressing intent to borrow money (limited-tax note issue) to reroof the … Read more

Crash claims former Eupora residents

From Press & Staff Reports

A mother and daughter killed in a single-vehicle crash last week in Oktibbeha County were former residents of Eupora.

They and a young man died after their van veered off Highway 12 just east of … Read more

Bid opening nears for courthouse site work

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors will open bids next month for site work for the new courthouse.

The board voted May 27 to advertise for bids on the construction plans for site work … Read more

Calendar of Events

Black Hawk singing

A bluegrass, country and gospel singing will be at 6 p.m. June 18 at Black Hawk Old School. Concessions by Black Hawk Homemakers Club.

Master Gardeners Garden Tour

The Master Gardeners of Winston County will sponsor a … Read more

EES Awards Day


Fourth-grade Highest AR Points: Alli Mann (first), Kaitlyn Edwards (second) and Adrieana Ellis (not pictured) third.


Second-grade Highest AR Points: Robert Lawrence (first), Dale Britt (second) and Mitchell Turner (third)


Second-grade Highest AR Reading Level: Jackson Buss (Highest), Avery Dabbs

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Burglary, firearms charges filed

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

A man was arrested last week at the scene of burglary in Eupora and the resulting investigation also led to a felony charge against his brother.

The burglary was reported via a 911 alarm … Read more

Golfing it

Submitted Photo Jackson Knight fired a 41 on Monday to win the 6-9-year-old division of the Coca Cola North Mississippi Junior Golf Tour played at Big Oaks in Tupelo. Knight, 7, is the son of Michael and Annie Knight. Local Golfer_2558Read more

School Board honors Student of the Month

From School Reports

Madeline Warn was awarded Webster County School District’s Student of the Month at the May 9 School Board meeting.

She is the daughter of Teddy and Melanie Warn, and the granddaughter of Bill and Ruth Hollis and … Read more

Pre-K children enjoy summer reading

By Librarian Fran Smith

Webster County Library

On June 8, Pre-K children enjoyed their first session of summer reading at Webster County Public Library by listening to Ms. Pat read “Pete the Cat And His Four Groovy Buttons.”

Before the … Read more