My View ‘From My Window’

By Helen Neal Smith For a long time I wrote a little column for the paper titled “Bluff Springs From My Window.” I enjoyed doing it and occasionally someone would tell me they enjoyed it. Some thought it was silly…

Extension agent discusses China tour at Rotary

From Staff Reports Lisa Stewart, Webster County coordinator for the Mississippi State University Extension Service, was guest speaker at the Aug. 2 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club. She was among 10 Extension agents invited to travel to China earlier…

Authorities seeking child battery suspect

WCSD Press Release The Webster County Sheriff Department is seeking the public’s help in finding Christopher Hardwick. Christopher is a black male, 35 to 37 years old, 5 foot 11 inches in height, and weighing approximately 165 pounds. Christopher was…

Supervisors seek courthouse budget cuts

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County leaders have directed architects and the contractor to bring them cost-saving options for the new courthouse. David Marsh of Benchmark Construction, Paul Bagley and Adam Haver of JH&H Architects, and County Engineer…

Grant awarded to tutor local students

By Gwen Sisson “Reach One, Teach One” is the mission of the tutoring program at Liberty United Methodist Church in Eupora. Led by retired volunteers and older church members, the program brings together students from kindergarten through 12th grade each…