Importance of flea prevention all year round

By Dr. Brandy Middleton Boykin

 

Fleas can be an overwhelming parasites during the warmer months. The reason flea infestation can occur so quickly during the warmer months is because the environment is ideal for the flea life cycle. Fleas … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Nov. 10, 1938

Town Farmers

On display at The Progress office this week was a huge white turnip, weight six pounds, grown by Dr. S.G. Maddox, popular dentist and alderman; … Read more

Four tough losses close out season for East Webster

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

East Webster’s season-ending loss to Eupora on Friday night was a tough one for the Wolverines, bringing to culmination a four-game stretch that saw a six-game winning streak turn into a series of … Read more

Storytime goes ‘Click, Clack, Boo!’

By Librarian Fran Smith

Webster County

Public Library

 

Children arrived dressed in their favorite Halloween costume for storytime at Webster County Public Library in Eupora on Oct. 30.

After a time of singing, Ms. Bonnie read “Click, Clack, Boo!” … Read more

Karaoke contest Saturday

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

Beginning at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, the Choctaw County Karaoke Committee will have its first-ever karaoke contest and concert.

This event is going to be held at Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman. The … Read more

Flag for new school

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Joe H. Morehead VFW Post 3806 and Ladies Auxiliary presents an American flag to East Webster School. EWHS began classes last week at its new academic facility in Cumberland. The school, following the April 2011 tornado that destroyed it, was … Read more