Eagles closing in on baseball playoff spot

A Eupora runner slides into second base against Louisville.
Photos by Mike Robertson

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times It’s always good to get a little help from your friends, but sometimes some help from your arch-rival can be just as effective. That is what the Eupora High School baseball team is hoping…

‘100 Bunnies’

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To celebrate the Easter season, children heard “I Can Count 100 Bunnies And So Can You!” by Cyndy Szekeres during storytime at Webster County Public Library on April 9. After Ms. Joyce entertained

Week recognizes public safety dispatchers

Webster County 911 dispatchers include Peggy Stuckey, Charity Silver, Libby Brand, Jimmy McLemore (911 director), Amy Broadhead and Tiana O’Briant. Lacey Broadhead and Tom Booth are also dispatchers.

From Press Reports April 13-19 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. “Our 911 dispatchers in Webster County train very hard to provide everyone with professional assistance,” stated 911 Director Jimmy McLemore. “No matter what your emergency is, the 911 dispatcher is the…

Relay for Life luminarias available

The American Cancer Society and people throughout the United States are committed to winning the battle against cancer. Join people throughout Webster County to help in the fight against this dreaded disease by making a donation of $10 for a…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. The word that I have in mind and the name of an Irish dramatic author and actor begin with the same four letters. The name is pronounced “BOO-se-ko.” The word…