Local on NEMCC football team

Kris Kent

From Press Reports

The Northeast Mississippi Community College football program is already one-third of the way through its 2015 season.

The Tigers have home games remaining on Oct. 1 vs. Mississippi Delta Community College and on Oct. 8 against Itawamba … Read more

Tops in history


Eupora High School is proud of Katy Myers, daughter of Robert Myers and Andrea Myers, for making a perfect score on the spring U.S.

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County’s unemployment rate at 6.8 percent


By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased 1.4 percentage points to 6.8 percent in August, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

The revised jobless rate for July was 8.2 percent, while unemployment was at … Read more

Lions promote White Cane Safety Day

Eupora Lions Club President David Ellison welcomes Bush and Jackson.

From Club Reports

Jim Bush of the Mid-South Lions Sight Committee and Lions District Gov. Jimmy Jackson encouraged Eupora Lions on Sept. 21 to support International White Cane Safety Day Oct. 15.

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Active shooter drill held at EWHS

North Mississippi Medical Center’s CareFlight helicopter arrives for the emergency drill.

From Staff Reports

An emergency preparedness drill/mock active shooter exercise was conducted on the East Webster High School campus on Sept. 15.

The scenario involved two shooters who came to the school retaliating because a student had been bullied. The … Read more