Unemployment rate at 9.3%

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By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The unemployment rate for Webster County decreased a full a percentage point to 9.3 percent in November, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

This is the first time the county unemployment rate … Read more

Youth participate in ECOM’s Christmas cantata

The Eupora Community Outreach Ministry hosted its Christmas cantata on Dec. 14 at Liberty United Methodist Church in Eupora. The event featured the youth of the community performing acts and singing spiritual Christmas themes to tell the story of Christmas.

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress Times

The members of the Eupora Community Outreach Ministry hosted their annual Christmas Cantata on Dec. 14, with many of the community’s youth participating.

This year’s event was held at Liberty United Baptist Church … Read more

EES Christmas

Celebrating Christmas at Eupora Elementary School are: (above) The main characters in the second-grade program, “Christmas at the O.K. Corral.”

Celebrating Christmas at Eupora Elementary School are:
The main characters in the second-grade program, “Christmas at the O.K. Corral.”

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Club announces Christmas Lighting Contest winners

Best Door first place: Danny Paul McMullen

By the Maben Home and Garden Club

The Maben Home and Garden Club is pleased to announce the winners in the 52nd annual Christmas Lighting Contest hosted by the local civic club.

President Dottie Dewberry, Secretary Sylvia Templeton, Treasurer Martha … Read more