City board designates street for repaving

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times City leaders have selected a street for partial repaving in keeping with the last tax increase within Eupora. The city charges 24 mills of assessed property tax, and each mill beings in approximately $12,500.…

School Board approves hirings

From Staff Reports Webster County School District board members have approved the hiring of two people to fill district positions that are becoming vacant. Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, on April 7, recommended that James Irby Shaw be hired as…

Courthouse insurance dispute continues

From The Associated Press and Staff Reports A legal dispute over how much an insurance company owes Webster County for its burned courthouse has moved into federal court. The Webster County Board of Supervisors and Atlantic Specialty Insurance Co. have…

Jake’s turkey

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Jake Garrett Macon, 10, of Calhoun County shot this turkey April 5 in Slate Springs while hunting with his dad. Jake told his father he