Black-eyed Pea Festival October 27

From Staff Reports

Mantee’s third annual Black-eyed Pea Festival will be Oct. 27. Bring your lawn chairs, and enjoy music, fun and food.

Organizers stated that all participation and donations are greatly appreciated for this fund-raiser for the town.

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Stewart in Hospitality Pageant

From Press Reports

Karlee Stewart will represent Webster County in the 63rd Mississippi Miss Hospitality Pageant July 27-28 at the Saenger Theater in downtown Hattiesburg.

Karlee is a sophomore at Mississippi State University, where she is a member of Phi … Read more

Summer Reading Program great success

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Public Library

The 2012 Summer Reading Program at Webster County Public Library was a great success with 113 children in attendance for the four weeks in June.

During the first week the children were … Read more

County takes bids under advisement

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

WALTHALL — Webster County supervisors have taken bids for repair of the roof on the Doss Building in Eupora and associated repairs under advisement.

The Board of Supervisors voted to take them under advisement … Read more

Aldermen rehire city employees

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora aldermen voted last week to rehire/reappoint all city employees effective July 1.

Board members did so following a two-hour executive session to discuss personnel during their July 2 meeting.

After 45 minutes in … Read more

Locals play in NEMBSCA game

From Staff Reports

May graduates of Eupora and East Webster high schools finished their high school softball careers June 14 at the Northeast Mississippi Better Softball Coaches Association All-Star games in Tupelo with three participating in both slow and fast-pitch … Read more