Board approves lunch price increase

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board has approved an increase in student lunch prices for 2015-16. Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, on April 13, presented a recommendation from Food Service Administrator Amy Rollins to increase the lunch price…

City board condemns blighted house

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Board of Aldermen has ordered a blighted house on Adams Avenue to be demolished, calling it a public safety hazard. The board’s decision followed a hearing on May 4 for condemning property…

Preparing to graduate

JASON BROWNE/EMCC East Mississippi Community College graduates Austin Hight of Philadelphia, Nathaniel Willers of Maben and Emily Hughes of Starkville get ready for commencement at the Scooba campus.

County schedules Waterworks Road work

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Eupora officials met with the Webster County Board of Supervisors last week to discuss the planned repaving of a city street. Mayor Dan Burchfield and Alderman at-large Jerry Gary met with supervisors on May…

City’s 125th birthday celebration Thursday

From Staff Reports Thursday marks the 125th anniversary of Eupora’s incorporation and the city invites the public to a celebration that afternoon commemorating this milestone. Eupora was incorporated May 14, 1890, and the city will celebrate its 125th birthday beginning…