Aldermen hear rezoning request

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Board of Aldermen has postponed action on rezoning request until a public hearing can be held. Governor A. Mays appeared before the board June 1 to request that lots 19, 20 and…

Kelly carries county in runoff

From Staff & Press Reports Trent Kelly carried Webster County on his way to winning the runoff for the vacant 1st District congressional seat. The Republican from Saltillo defeated Democrat Walter Zinn Jr. of Pontotoc in the June 2 special-election…

Board accepts bid for EHS gym demolition

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board has accepted a bid for the demolition of Eupora High School’s gymnasium. Five bids for the project were received April 30. On May 11, according to the minutes, the board approved Superintendent…

Parties work to resolve courthouse claim

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   Parties involved in insurance litigation over Webster County’s burned courthouse continue to work to resolve the case. The county and Atlantic Specialty Insurance Co. have been engaged in litigation in federal court regarding…

Memorial ride

SUSAN VAUGHN Bikers depart from Mockingbird Motorworks in Eupora for the third annual Cpl. Keith Crenshaw Memorial Ride. Nearly 60 motorcyclists came out Saturday morning to support the memory of the fallen Eupora police officer. Organizers of the