Category: News

Class of 1972


The Eupora High School Class of 1972 had a get-back-acquainted lunch reunion Feb. 6 at the GP Central Service Grill. Those attending include (seated) Brenda Tumey Bell, Joyce Meek Yates, Marsha Phillips Nabors, Janice Murphy Griffin, … Read more

Eupora native shot to death in Bruce

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From Press and Staff Reports

A Calhoun County couple is facing the death penalty in connection with the fatal shooting in Bruce of a former Eupora resident.

Capital murder charges were filed Thursday against JaShon Coleman, 21, of Derma, and … Read more

Three charged in related burglaries


By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department has made three arrests in connection with a set of burglaries in the northwest part of the county.

The burglaries occurred in the Center and Edgeworth communities, according to … Read more

Eupora Eagles qualify for first-round of state tournament


By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

When the dust had settled in the Region 4-2A Basketball Tournament held at Winona High School last week, the Eupora High School boys came out with the No. 4 seed, but head coach Danya … Read more

Batting up

Emily Littlejohn making the catch in left field with Alley Reed providing backup.

Richard Love/Ballshotz

Eupora softball … Read more

Gary Park workday


Eupora Park Director Rusty Bowen (far left) and volunteers prepare the grounds and facilities at Gary Park for upcoming events. The volunteers — … Read more

Committees start the week ready for deadlines


By Rep. Joey Hood

Committees got off to a quick start this week in preparation for the February 23 deadline. If a bill is not passed out of committee by February 23, then it is dead for the session. The … Read more

DAR speaker


Janis Suggs Dyson, author of “Turning Clay Into History: … Read more

Economic Development 101 event held recently

Community leaders and elected officials enjoy a meal as they attend Economic Development 101.

From Press Reports

Despite the winter thunderstorm on Jan. 21, community leaders and elected officials from Choctaw and Webster counties attended Economic Development 101 presented by Stephanie Hamby of TVA Economic Development’s Community Development team.… Read more

Maben Library decorated for Easter

One of the Easter displays at the Maben Public Library

For the WPT

The Maben Public Library was recently decorated with Easter motif for the upcoming holiday season as Easter falls on March 27 this year.… Read more