School Board awards shortfall note

WCSB Student of the Month Eupora Elementary Principal Trey Rolison presents Maci Bowen as October’s Webster County School Board Student of the Month. Maci is accompanied by her parents, Rusty and Jan Bowen. Assembled are (front row) board president Bobby McMullen, Jan Bowen, Maci Bowen, Rusty Bowen, board member Keith Hudspeth, (back row) Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, Rolison, board members Jimmy Hood and Nancy Davis, and board attorney George Mitchell.

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members have awarded a shortfall note after accepting proposals from local banks.

As reported last week, the board approved a resolution declaring a shortfall of $22,511 for the previous fiscal year on … Read more

Supervisors prepare for courthouse settlement phase

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors met Monday with the attorney representing the county in a legal dispute between it and the insurance provider for the burned courthouse.

Board members discussed litigation matters … Read more

‘10 Timid Ghosts’ at storytime

(Right) The children make witch faces during storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library

On Oct. 15, Ms. Pat, dressed as a colorful witch, read “Ten Timid Ghosts” to the children during storytime at Webster County Library in Eupora.

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Prayer service set for persecuted Christians


By Gwen Sisson

It began with news coverage of Iraqi Christians fleeing persecution from ISIS terrorists. The scenes of Christians fleeing to the mountains brought a reminder that religious persecution is an ever-present reality.

With that in mind, the Webster … Read more

Maben UMC revival


Pat Harpole and Bro. Ron McDougald enjoy the potluck supper following revival services at Maben United Methodist Church.

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