Honor rolls

Eupora Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for the fourth nine weeks: A Honor Roll First Grade: Tiana Desinay Bingham, Jacob Lane Carson, Lydia Joelle Conley, Anna Blaine Cummings, Andrew Conner Dabbs, Annelise Mae Davis, Kaitlyn Sue Edwards, Anna…

911 calls

May 28 11:32 a.m., medical, Church Street; EMS, Mathiston FD respond. 11:50 a.m., tree down, Cadaretta Road; District 2 responds. May 29 12:58 a.m., medical, Old Walthall Road; EMS responds. 2:28 a.m., breaking and entering, Westwood Drive; Eupora PD responds.…

Grand jury issues report

From Staff Reports   Webster County grand jurors who were recalled last month have submitted a report of their investigations. The grand jury, which was empaneled in January, was recalled May 21. After investigating 42 reported crimes and questioning 18…

Webster Cluster meets at Eupora FUMC

Dan Burchfield, right, presents a scholarship check to Marla Simmons. Also taking part in the presentation are Vickey Patterson, Mary Jane Simmons (Marla Simmons’ grandmother) and Alaysia Williams (Marla Simmons’ cousin).

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   The regular meeting of the Webster Cluster of the United Methodist Churches was May 21 at Eupora First United Methodist Church. The Rev. Trey Harper, host pastor, and members of Eupora Church welcomed…

Local students among UMMC graduates

A record 681 physicians, dentists, nurses, allied health professionals and graduate students in the health sciences were awarded degrees during the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s 57th commencement May 24 at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson. University of Mississippi Chancellor…

Supervisors discuss personnel matters

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   The Webster County Board of Supervisors discussed personnel matters during an executive session Monday. Supervisors spent nearly an hour in the executive session for personnel issues, meeting with five different people during that…