NEWS BRIEFS

4 file for School Board seats Four people have qualified to run for two seats on the Webster County School Board.

District 3 candidates are Jimmy Hood and Naioma Lamb. Two-term incumbent Etty P. Brown is not seeking re-election. Running … Read more

Program matches donated equipment to patients

From NMMC

In honor of the National Rehabilitation Awareness Celebration in September, hospitals affiliated with North Mississippi Medical Center are seeking new and used durable medical equipment for its Second Time Around Program.

The program makes new and used medical … Read more

Smith Rotary Student for month of September

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club honored senior Madison Smith as Rotary Student of the Month at its Sept. 4 meeting.

Her honors at Eupora High School include highest academic average (7th-11th grade), Woodmen of the World History Award … Read more

Local girl places in pageant

Nadia Robinson, a seventh-grade student at Eupora High School, competed in the Pre-Teen Division of the National American Miss Pageant in Jackson on Aug. 31-Sept. 2.

She placed in the Top 10 out of 59 girls in her age division. … Read more

Cheerleaders receive rings

From staff reports

The 2011-2012 Eupora High School Cheerleaders received their state championship rings in a presentation during halftime on Thursday, Sept. 6 at Wofford Field. SuperValu presented Eupora High School with a photo to be displayed in commemoration of … Read more

East Webster Wolverines looking to crack Walnut

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster Wolverines hosted the Class 4A Caledonia Confederates.

The Wolverines took a heartbreaker 27-10 loss in the Friday night showdown.

“We played as well as we have all year,” said Wolverine head … Read more