Category: News

Eupora boys, girls ready to begin 2016

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eagles and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School hope to get the 2016 portion of their basketball seasons off to a good start this week with a pair of road games.

EHS was … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/06/2016

Weight Watchers
Start the new year off right by joining Weight Watchers at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora and learn all about the new Weight Watchers Beyond the Scale program.
Must have 15 participants for class to make. Call Terasa Sanders … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6
College Basketball
7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 7
Prep Basketball
East Webster Classic (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:15 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. … Read more

Local team assists in toddler search in Chickasaw

From Press & Staff Reports

A 2-year-old who went missing Thursday morning in Chickasaw County was found crying and clinging to a power line pole.

Eli Ray, who disappeared from a County Road 24 residence around 10 a.m., was found … Read more

Maben Home, Garden Club enjoys Christmas party

From Club Reports

Over the river and through the woods the Maben Home and Garden Club ladies did go Dec. 8 to the forest-enclosed home, which was suitably decorated in traditional Christmas colors for the season, of Dottie Dewberry`s for … Read more

MSU pounds N.C. State to take Belk Bowl title

From School Reports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — To close out the 2015 season, Mississippi State (9-4) took down North Carolina State (7-6) 51-28 to win the Belk Bowl Wednesday. The Bulldogs started the game quickly on a 21-0 run, earning a … Read more

Time Capsules – 01/06/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Jan. 2, 1941

Light Award to Mrs. Wise
Eupora residences and yards and downtown stores were resplendent with beautiful designs and Christmas trees during the holiday season.

In the annual … Read more

Tell me something good

Act as mature Christians: speak positive

From Liberty UMC

A happy new year to all from Liberty UMC and pastor Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

Pastor Rochelle started her first sermon this year with a dynamic message and challenge to every member of … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 01/06/2016

Area’s environment should promote economic growth

Let’s talk economic development. In order to have economic development, an entity cannot tie the hands of the economic development council behind its back and hang a noose around its neck.… Read more