Month: November 2016

Local farmers eligible for emergency loans

From Press Reports “Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Chickasaw County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” James A. Love, FSA farm loan manager, said Oct. 26. According to Love, this authority is pursuant to…

Maben UMC honors longtime treasurer

By Terry Harpole Most times when people retire you might not see them because they will be visiting children, grandchildren and relatives in other towns or may be out of circulation. But not Pat Harpole from Maben, as she might…

Jail Docket

Nov. 15 Miranda Holliman, DOB 06-23-86, WF; Montgomery SO: DUI-1st and possession of marijuana. Nov. 16 Jason D. Stevens, DOB 05-17-82, BM; Webster SO/Circuit Court: rewrite to Circuit Court bond. Nov. 18 Charles Peters, DOB 08-19-79, WM; MDOC Talford: probation…

Caring community helps support children

From Club Reports Members of the GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club and the community recognize the important role they play to help support children. One of the many projects that they give of their time and talents is the Eupora…

Eupora, East Webster remain in same region

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times When the Mississippi High School Activities Association recently handed down its biannual redistricting for the upcoming school year, Eupora and East Webster found themselves in a familiar place with a new name — Region…

Young Eagles to represent school in tournaments

From Press & Staff Reports Eupora High School eighth-grade students Camron Jennings and Tra McComb have been selected to play in the Mississippi Prospects All State Gridiron Classic. The inaugural All State game will feature the top youth football players…

Honor Rolls

EWES Honor Roll East Webster Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for the first nine weeks: A Honor Roll First Grade: William Walton Adams, Lillie Isabella Andrews, Garrett Thomas, Rebekah Nell Cooksey, Blakelynn Nycole Crowley, Taylar My’Shae Crumble, Keagan…

Woods apparently headed to Eupora High School

By Robbie Faulk Special to the Progress Times Before legendary coach Ricky Woods ever won a state championship, his early years began with a successful stint at Eupora High School. With eight championship rings now on his fingers, Woods is…

Eupora girls look to build around Morton

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress TImes While it might go against logic to build a basketball team around any one player, there are sometimes obvious exceptions. That’s exactly the case with the Eupora girls and senior Jabrieya Morton. And if…

Youthful Eagles off to quick start

From school reports A year ago, the Eupora basketball team sported just one senior, albeit a good one. So even though this year’s squad is still relatively young, head coach Danya Turner is still looking at plenty of options when…