WCSB adopts tax note measure

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County School Board plans to borrow money to cover East Webster High School construction costs until reimbursement funds are received.

Superintendent of Education Treloar presented a resolution to the board for a … Read more

‘Pride of Eupora’ earns Superior ratings

By Amy Rollins For the WPT

The Pride of Eupora Marching Band competed in the Mississippi High School Activities Association State Marching Festival in Grenada on Saturday.

This competition serves as a qualifying event for the MHSAA State Marching Competition. … Read more

County, city contract with CodeRED

From Press Reports

Webster County and the city of Eupora have contracted with Emergency Communications Network LLC to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution.

The CodeRED system provides officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the … Read more

Officials probe 2 area fires

From Press, Staff Reports

Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said he has reported two area structure fires to the state fire marshal’s office because he believes they may have originated as a result of arson.

The Mathiston and … Read more

Obituaries

Charles Loran Holloway Oct. 12, 2012 Services for Charles Loran Holloway, 73, of Eupora were Oct. 15, 2012, at Wise Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Willy Weddle officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery in Slate Springs.… Read more

Farmers

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — The Maben Farmers’ Market is alive and well on Saturdays from 8 until 11 a.m.

The Maben Chamber of Commerce-sponsored Farmers’ Market is the scene of sales from area vendors and … Read more