Eupora observes its 125th anniversary

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The city of Eupora celebrated its 125th birthday last Thursday in front of the historic Depot. Eupora High School students and others kicked off the celebration by releasing 125 balloons in honor of the…

MDE releases reading test results

From Staff & Press Reports The overall passing rate for the Webster County School District was above state average on this spring’s statewide reading assessment testing. The Mississippi Department of Education released school- and district-level passing rates for the Third-Grade…

Ross carries county in special election

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Eupora’s Henry Ross carried Webster County in last week’s congressional special election but two others candidates will be in a runoff. Democrat Walter Howard Zinn Jr. will face Republican Trent Kelly

Public’s help wanted in Subway burglary

From Press Reports Eupora Police Department needs your help. At 12:40 a.m. on May 13, two black males broke into the Subway at 3165 E. Roane Ave. in Eupora and took several thousand dollars from the cash register drawer and…