Constable, House races in runoffs

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Voters in nine Webster County precincts will return to the polls Tuesday with two races on the ballot in the Democratic and Republican primaries. Democratic voters will choose between Jeremy Kilgore and David P.…

Presley addresses rural broadband access

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley heard concerns about the lack of good wireless coverage and broadband service in rural areas at a public meeting in Eupora last week. Holding his 145th town…

School Board approves tax levy request

From Staff Reports The Webster County School District board has approved its property tax levy request for local support of the district’s new budget. The board did so Aug. 3 upon the recommendation of Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, according…

Library luau

Children returned to storytime at Webster County Public Library on Aug. 12 after a summer break. Ms. Pat, dressed in Hawaiian attire, welcomed the excited children to a luau.