Monthly Archives: March 2013

Drug arrest made at checkpoint

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A man arrested this weekend on a felony marijuana charge was already
wanted for failing to appear in court on a previous drug indictment.

Deputies Casey Henderson and Justin Brown made the arrest Saturday… Read more

Basketball league seeks city support

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen is considering a request to support a
proposed church basketball league for men ages 18 and up.

Curtis Ford and Lamar Dumas, at the March 4 board meeting, said … Read more

3 vying for mayor in city of Eupora

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Three candidates qualified to run for Eupora mayor in this year’s
municipal elections.

Mayor Tommy Lott is seeking a third term, running as a Republican,
and previous mayoral candidate Lamar Dumas filed as a … Read more

Fulgham wows club with floral designs

From Press Reports

“A single rose can be my garden … a single friend, my world.” — Leo
Buscaglia

MABEN — The grand old historic home of the late Laura Thomas was the
setting for the February meeting of the … Read more

Calendar of Events

City testing
storm sirens
The city of Eupora is testing its severe weather sirens each Saturday
at noon through the month of April.
The duration of the tests will be about two-three minutes. The sirens
will not be tested if … Read more

Cotton speaker for MMM

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — William Cotton was speaker at Maben Methodist Men’s breakfast
meeting on Feb. 24, which included the ladies of the church.

The meeting, at which the speaker was supposed to have been the Rev.
Andy Parrish, … Read more

Eupora baseball makes annual Florida trip

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

While Ponce de Leon may have gone to what would eventually become
Florida in search of the fountain of youth, the young Eupora Eagles
headed to the Sunshine State in search of something just … Read more

Lady Eagles travel to Meridian for ‘Spring Fling”

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora head softball coach Kaley Harris knows her Lady Eagles will
run into some stiff competition when they make their way to Meridian
this weekend for the annual Clarkdale ‘Spring Fling’ fast-pitch
event, but … Read more

EHS powerlifting team members advance

From School Reports

The Eupora High School powerlifting team, under the direction of
Coach Chad White, competed in the regional powerlifting meet Feb. 9.

The Eagles performed well at this competition, earning the title of
Region 2-2A champions and advancing … Read more

Lady Wolverines riding six-game winning streak

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-TImes

After opening the season with a pair of losses, the East Webster fast-
pitch softball team has righted its ship in a big way.

Over a four-game stretch last week the 6-2 Lady Wolverines … Read more