Category: News

JOY Club learns ‘bright ideas’

Wray gives a presentation.

From Church Reports

Tammy Bright and Jo Beth Wray of Bright Ideas were the guest speakers at JOY Club in February at First Baptist Church of Eupora.… Read more

Local pastor portrays Jesus in passion play

Tucker portrays Jesus in the upcoming production of “His Last Days: The Passion Play” at First United Methodist Church of Kosciusko. The play is set for March 24, 25 and 26 at 8 p.m. on the grounds of the church

By Gwen Sisson

The Rev. Matt Tucker said portraying Jesus in the play “His Last Days” at Kosciusko First United Methodist Church for the past several years has been impactful.

“Try carrying a cross, literally, while some high school kids … Read more

Masters Quartet


Harmony Free Will Baptist Church will host the Masters Quartet of Tupelo and Dr. Larry Reynolds of Meridian, evangelist, at 10:30 a.m. … Read more

Local 2 year old dies in car accident

Accident scene

A 2-year-old died in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday morning.

Attala County Coroner Sam Bell confirmed Tuesday afternoon that the child had died in the accident, which happened around 11:40 a.m. about 11 miles north of Kosciusko on Highway 43 near … Read more

Area students named academic scholars at MC

The Office of Academic Affairs of Mississippi College has honored two area students for their academic success in the 2015 fall semester.… Read more

Time Capsules – 03/09/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: March 6, 1941

Ceremony for Soldiers Today
Eupora stores will be closed from 9 to 10 this Thursday morning while a brief program is presented at Eupora Theatre in honor … Read more

Lady Eagles drop softball slugfest to Houston

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Report

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School are looking to bounce back from a 16-12 loss to Houston last week when they take on three foes this week.

Eupora was set to host Eupora … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/09/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Try the table technique for mastering vocabulary-building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need four columns and 21 rows to begin with, and as you add … Read more

Schools schedule kindergarten signup

From School Reports

East Webster and Eupora elementary schools will be holding kindergarten registration on April 20 and 21 from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.… Read more

Jail Docket – 03/09/2016

March 1
Isaac Gunn, DOB 02-07-88, BM; Webster 4: warrant: failure to appear/failure to pay.
March 2… Read more