Church News

Eupora FBC The First Baptist Church Children’s Ministry will be holding a RADA Cutlery fundraiser to help offset the costs of summer camp for children in grades 1-6 this year. Catalog is available online at www.radacutlery.com. For more information about…

Maben Library decorated for Easter holiday

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Patrons of the Maben Public Library have over the years kept displays of interest to other patrons. Through March 31, the library is featuring a display of rabbits and Easter decorations on loan…

School wins $1K for PE program

From Press Reports The physical education program at Eupora High School received a check for $1,000 on Feb. 14 as the Class 2A winner of the “Text to Win” Contest held during the 2012 Blue Cross & Blue Shield of…

Secure Relay for Life luminarias early

From Press Reports The volunteers in the accompanying photo, along with many others in Webster County, have joined more than 3 million volunteers across the country to help fight cancer and save lives. Webster County volunteers have been busy getting…

Fire destroys house in Tomnolen

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Firefighters from three departments were called to extinguish a fire Friday that eventually destroyed an unoccupied house in Tomnolen. Volunteers responding to the 11:15 a.m. structure fire at 4123 U.S. Hwy. 82 found heavy…

Waller thanks clerks for aiding county

From Press Reports Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. on Feb. 12 praised public officials who came to the aid of Webster County. When a Jan. 17 fire heavily damaged the Webster County Courthouse in Walthall, officials from…