Month: October 2012


Will T. Cummings Oct. 6, 2012 Services for Will T. Cummings, 87, of Mathiston were Oct. 7, 2012, at Fellowship Baptist Church in Choctaw County with the Revs. Ralph Cain and Jason Bridges officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.… Read more

Lewis & Clark Circus coming to Eupora

The excitement of the circus comes to Eupora across from Los Encinos restaurant on Sunday, October 28 with showtimes at 2 P.M. and 4:30 P.M. Sponsored by the City of Eupora.

Lewis & Clark Circus is a one ring European-style … Read more

Trunk-N-Treat takes over downtown Eupora

For the WPT

It is that time of year again when goblins and ghosts take over our town and no one objects. Halloween is just around the corner and for the fifth year, the churches of Eupora are making it … Read more

Maben Library displays music boxes

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — Kathy Lollar has graciously loaned the Maben Public Library more than 50 of her music boxes to be put on display for public viewing.

Kathy says that she has been collecting for … Read more

Churches feed SYATP participants

From Church Reports

Eupora High School students gathered at the school flagpole early Sept. 26 to join students from around the nation for a time of prayer as part of the national “See You at the Pole” event.

First Baptist … Read more

Pint-size entrepreneur sells bracelets

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MATHISTON — Little Miss Bailey Powell arrived with her table and chair, trifold bulletin board, tackle-toolbox complete with money and set up at the front gate ready for business at the Ninth Annual Tractor-Truck … Read more

Maben church honors Margaret Holland

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — Sept. 23 was a full day at Maben Methodist Church, with the Methodist Men’s meeting and a dinner given to honor and remember Margaret Holland, one of the many faithful members of the church.

Miss … Read more

School Board has closed sessions

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members met in executive sessions twice in the same week last month, records show.

The first session was during the board’s second regular monthly meeting on Sept. 11 and the next was … Read more

Eagles take homecoming win

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Eagles hosted the Hamilton Lions last Friday night in a homecoming matchup.

The Eagles dominated on both sides of the ball during the game overwhelming the Lions with a 55-15 win.

“I … Read more

Main Street pep rally tonight

From School Reports

The Eupora High School cheerleaders will host a Main Street pep rally tonight.

The festivities begin at 5 p.m. with businesses holding extra-long hours for discount shopping. The businesses participating are Amazing Grace, The Lazy Lizard, Eupora … Read more