Month: February 2013

McCulloch makes difference at hospital

From Press Reports

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora is proud to have experienced nursing staff with various degrees of experience in different fields of nursing.

One of those experienced nursing staff members is Marion McCulloch, who has been a registered nurse … Read more

Area churches have Pulpit Swap

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — The old saying “While the cat is gone, the mice will play” did not have any meaning at all on Feb. 10 at two United Methodist churches in this area.

The United Methodist churches have … Read more

Church enjoys Souper Bowl lunch

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — On Sunday evening, Feb. 3, when most people were home watching the Super Bowl, the people of Maben Methodist Church were not left out.

Now under the pastorate of the Rev. Scarlett Shepperd, the Maben … Read more

Children enjoy Valentine Party, story

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — There is nothing like the promise of a party to bring out the mommas, dads and grandmothers for the Friday morning story hour at the Maben Public Library.

A grand total of … Read more

From School Reports

The East Webster winterguard “True Maroon” competed at the Mississippi Indoor Association’s Pearl show on Jan. 26.

The 24 girls competed with their show titled “Sunlight” and placed third in their class. The winterguard will compete at … Read more

Children make valentines at Story Hour in Maben

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Children attending Story Hour at the Maben Public Library made valentines for their families on Feb. 1.

Our story was “Mouse’s First Valentine.” It showed all the pretty things needed to make a … Read more

Rosters, Schedules sought for spring sports

From staff reports

With the spring sports seasons upon us, the Webster Progress-Times is asking all area high school coaches and athletic directors to please submit their rosters and schedules.

They cam be e-mailed to Austin Bishop at or … Read more

EHS team attends Science Bowl

From School Reports

Eupora High School’s Science Bowl team attended the annual Science Bowl at the Mississippi University for Women on Jan. 25.

Competing with other schools from across the state, EHS students have the opportunity to apply concepts they … Read more

Lady Wolverines head to South State

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times

The only thing standing between East Webster and a trip to the MHSAA Class 2A South State Girls Tournament at Scott Central this weekend were the Lady Rebels of Richton.

They didn’t stand there long.… Read more

Things looking up for Eupora basketball

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times

While both the Eagles and Lady Eagles saw their seasons come to an end earlier this year, there has been plenty of optimism stored up for the future.

“Both programs are going in the right … Read more