Santa Letters

Dear Santa, I have been a really good boy this year. Please bring me a new DS with a bunch of games, a race track and race cars and some bubbles. I will leave you milk and cookies. Love, Connor…

School Board accepts gym bid

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Webster County School Board has accepted a bid for construction of a monolithic dome gymnasium at East Webster High School. Superintendent Jack Treloar reported Dec. 4 that four bids were received at the…

Students teach school bus safety

From School Reports The National Association of Pupil Transportation proclaimed the week of Oct. 22-26 as National School Bus Safety Week. There is no safer way to transport a child than in a school bus. Fatal crashes involving school bus…

Holmes to offer courses at Wood Institute

From Press, Staff Reports Holmes Community College is expanding its course offerings to the northeast part of the college‚Äôs district with five classes on the Wood Institute campus in Mathiston for spring 2013. Registration will be held in the 911…

Obituaries

Alice Blackman Dec. 7, 2012 Services for Alice Blackman, 67, of Weir were Dec. 10, 2012, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Tim Long officiating. Burial was in Chester Cemetery. She was born March 8, 1945, in…

Head Start performs at GLC-Eupora

By LaDonna Caffey, ADC GLC-Eupora Golden LivingCenter Eupora was entertained by a visit and program from Eupora Head Start children on Nov. 15 at 9:45 a.m. The children began their program with prayer and sang a variety of Thanksgiving-themed songs…