Month: March 2014

Autism topic of Rotary meeting

Quess Hood

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Quess Hood of Ripley presented a program on autism at the March 11 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club.

The Eupora native has served as a special education teacher for 14 years. He is … Read more

Supporting Relay


Webster County Schools supported their Relay for Life team during the… Read more

C2C participants ready for work

C2C participants Danielle Smith, Cody Brown and Amber Williams

From Press Reports

Webster County students participating in the Counseling to Careers program have been attending classes focusing on work ethics for the past seven weeks.

Classes stress the importance of … Read more

New park director prepares for big summer

Eupora will host a Dizzy Dean preseason tournament April 13 at Gary Park.

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times

New Park and Recreation Director Beau Powell is all too familiar with the outdoor scenery his position requires him to be around. Before becoming the maintainer of the city of Eupora’s beautiful parks, Powell … Read more

The ABCs of French Camp Academy

3-26 Progress-FCA-Pioneer Day

By Sylvia Dickson

In 1885 the foundation was laid for a boarding school in central Mississippi. In 2014, 129 years later, that foundation still stands the test of time: French Camp Academy is solidlybuilt on Jesus Christ. Its mission … Read more

Lenten lunch series


Gwen Sisson

Jeep Pepper, pastor at McAdams UMC and former pastor of Lebanon UMC, entertains the crowd before speaking on the importance of Bible study at … Read more

New business locates in old Maben building


By Terry Harpole
For the WPT

A new business has opened in the old Maben City Hall building.

Jennifer Washington Stovall, originally from Pheba and now of Starkville, opened LOL What Next? in November. It is… Read more

Yard of the month



Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Carl Johnson, whose home was chosen by … Read more

Cathy Fulgham Ladd: 40 years’ service


From Press Reports

There have been many changes over the years in Eupora and several grocery companies have occupied the building that is now the SuperValu store.

The one thing that has been… Read more