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Lenten lunch

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GWEN SISSON

Bro. Travis Gray of FBC Eupora speaks about the importance of preparing yourself for worship at the March 26 Lenten Lunch at … Read more

Fire hydrants draw aldermen’s concern

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Ensuring that city hydrants work as a fire protection measure was the topic of a special-called meeting of the Eupora Board of Aldermen on Friday.

Jerry Gary (at large), Howard Rumore (Ward 2) and … Read more

EWES plans kindergarten pre-registration

From School Reports

East Webster Elementary School in Mathiston will have kindergarten pre-registration April 23-24 from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. in the school library.

Parents/legal guardians … Read more

Legislature, staff work through weekend

By Rep. Joey Hood
District 35

Last week, conference members were assigned to bills the Senate and House members could not agree on. Conferees from the House and Senate began meeting to work on bill language, in hopes of reaching … Read more

HCC among top colleges

Holmes Community College has been recognized as one of the top two-year colleges in the country and is now competing for a $1 million prize. The Aspen Institute is seeking to reward the best … Read more

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

April 6, 1939

Dial Phones Begin April 11

“The old order changeth, and giveth way to the new.” Not since 1894 has there been any radical change in… Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

What’s a word that rhymes with the name of a 1970’s all female singing group (strange and mysterious in a way that might trouble you and Charity Ball are clues). … Read more

Mt. Zion news

By JoAnn Files

Bro. Larry Halford brought the messages on Sunday.

The shower Sunday for Alee Rico and Dakota Burton was very nice. They received many lovely and useful gifts.

You are invited to a … Read more

911 calls

March 23

10:45 p.m., disturbance, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive; Eupora PD responds.… Read more