Local teacher receives national recognition

From Press Reports

Patricia Cochran, a teacher from Eupora Elementary School, has been
selected from a national applicant pool to attend one of 20 summer
study opportunities supported by the National Endowment for the
Humanities.

The endowment is a federal … Read more

‘Firescape’ to make home safer from wildfires

From Mike Skipper
Winston county extension director

“If a wildfire came through your neighborhood or community, could
your house survive on its own?”
I know that’s a dramatic question, but one we need to consider when
living in an environment … Read more

Towns getting emergency sirens

From Staff Reports

Eupora and the three other municipalities in Webster County have been
awarded a grant for five emergency sirens.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency notified the Mississippi EMA
on March 29 that a Hazard Mitigation Grant for the … Read more

Get ready to Relay April 26

From Press Reports

Mark your calendars. … Get your plans made! It’s time for our Relay
for Life event, which will be April 26 from 6 p.m. until 1 a.m. at
North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s walking track.

All of the … Read more

Courthouse insurance on agenda

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

An insurance adjuster is to meet with Webster County leaders next
week to follow up on previous talks about the courthouse insurance
settlement.

General adjuster Patrick Blankenship of Engle Martin & Associates
will meet … Read more