Knight named principal

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Laci Knight has been named the new principal of her alma mater, Eupora High School. The Webster County School Board approved her hiring June 5 and she begins the new job July 1. She…

‘WeCAN’ empowers parents of special-needs children

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times The Webster County Action Network, “WeCAN,” meets for the first time Tuesday, June 26, at the Mathiston Public Library from 6-7:30 p.m. The newly established advocacy and educational organization provides a setting for parents…

EES Regional Science Fair winners

From School Reports Students from Eupora Elementary School participated in the Regional Science Fair at Mississippi State University on April 13. Fourteen students representing EES received awards. All students who attended the Regional Science Fair from EES are to be…

NMMC-Eupora hosts Volunteer Luncheon

From NMMC-Eupora North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora hosted a Volunteer Luncheon on April 18. This luncheon was held in honor of our hospital and LTC volunteers in appreciation of all of their contributions to the facility, patients and residents. The group…

Obituaries

Herbert Alexander Blanton June 15, 2012 Services for Herbert Alexander Blanton, 90, of Jackson were June 17, 2012, at Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Ackerman with the Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was born…

4-County members convene for annual meeting

From Press Reports Members of 4-County Electric Power Association elected three directors, learned about the value of electricity and had the opportunity to ride in a hot air balloon at the association’s annual membership meeting June 14 at East Mississippi…