Firefighters respond to multiple calls

This Feb. 2 fire on Cadaretta Road destroyed the home of Steve Clanton.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Fire departments in Webster County have been busy since last week responding to numerous structure and grass/woods fires.

The Bellefontaine Fire Department was paged out around 10:40 a.m. Feb. 2 to a house fire … Read more

‘My Secret Valentine’


On a cold Wednesday, Feb. 4, nine bright-eyed boys and girls arrived at Webster County Public Library to attend storytime. The children sang two songs, “Skip to my Lou” and “Eensy, Weensy Spider,”

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‘Froggy’s 1st Kiss’ storytime book

Winters and Will Harper Norman, and Lake Jones

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

It was the week before Valentine’s Day so we read “Froggy’s First Kiss on Feb. 6 at the Maben Public Library.”

Froggy is in school and a new girl comes to his class. … Read more

Rotary honors Student of the Month


From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club recognized Eupora High school senior Lawson Stewart as Student of the Month at its Feb. 3 luncheon.

Lawson’s achievements at EHS include being an A Honor Roll student and placing second in the … Read more