Category: News

Lady Wolverines opens title defense with win

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The defending MHSAA Class 2A Girls Basketball State Champion Lady Wolverines of East Webster finally got their title defense kicked off last Tuesday, taking a 64-33 win over Montgomery County.
 
The boys and … Read more

Calendar of Events

Holiday Open House
The annual Holiday Open House will be from 2:30-6 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Choctaw County Library.
Holiday Open House is sponsored by the MSU Extension Service-Choctaw County and Choctaw County Library. For more information, call 285-6337 … Read more

Box Tops winners

BoxTops:Stroud11-25

BoxTops:TopThree11-25

(Above) Congratulations to Eupora Elementary School’s top three Box Top winners: Mallory Burton, first place; Vestivityfaith Stafford, second place; and Belle Tedder, third place. (Right) Congratulations to the teachers who brought in the most Box Tops: Debbie Hollenback and Erin Carmichael. (Below) Congratulations to Judy Stroud’s homeroom for bringing in the most Box Tops.

(Above) Congratulations to Eupora Elementary School’s top three Box Top winners: Mallory Burton, first place; Vestivityfaith Stafford, second place; and Belle Tedder, third place.
(Right) Congratulations to the teachers who brought in the most Box Tops: Debbie Hollenback and Erin

Read more

‘Be a gift to the World’

 RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Rotary District Gov. Barbara Travis visited and addressed the Eupora Rotary Club on Nov. 17.  She is presenting a Rotary International banner to club President Hays Burchfield emblazoned with the 2015-16 presidential theme of “Be a Gift to the World.” David Dabbs (l.), immediate past club president, displays a Membership Development Award that Travis presented to the club for achieving the highest growth rate of members under 40 in District 6820.


RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF
Rotary District Gov. Barbara Travis visited and addressed the Eupora Rotary Club on Nov. 17. She is presenting a Rotary International banner to club President Hays Burchfield emblazoned with the 2015-16 presidential theme of “Be a Gift to

Read more

Eupora takes two from French Camp on hardwood

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School boys and girls basketball teams had little trouble sweeping a pair of games form visiting French Camp Academy last Tuesday.
 
This week EHS was set to host Choctaw County … Read more

Cheerleaders perform

Eupora High School cheerleaders perform cheers at V’s Peace Love and Happy Faces for students to enjoy. The cheerleaders visited V’s on Nov. 11.
Eupora High School cheerleaders perform cheers at V’s Peace Love and Happy Faces for students to enjoy. The cheerleaders visited V’s on Nov. 11.

Eupora High School cheerleaders perform cheers at V’s Peace Love and Happy Faces for students to enjoy. The cheerleaders visited V’s on Nov. 11.

Read more

Big-play Bassfield squad stops East Webster short of state title

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

OXFORD — East Webster head coach Doug Wilson and his Wolverines knew going into Friday’s MHSAA Class 2A State Championship Game against three-time defending state champion Bassfield that their task would be a daunting … Read more

CMI correcting deficiencies, official says

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times
 
WINONA — A member of the board of directors for Central Mississippi Incorporated alleges a “personal agenda” by some members of the community is at the heart of the suspension … Read more

More Christmas Market time

COURTESY PHOTO Attendees enjoy the fashion show in the BLY.

COURTESY PHOTO
Attendees enjoy the fashion show in the BLY.

COURTESY PHOTO (Above) The Grass Skirts perform.

COURTESY PHOTO
(Above) The Grass Skirts perform.

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF (Right) Camille Gunn and Stacey Farley sell chances on Costa sunglasses for the Eupora High School Baseball Boosters.

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF
(Right) Camille Gunn and Stacey Farley sell chances on Costa sunglasses for the Eupora High School Baseball Boosters.

Read more

Eupora Christmas Parade fun

“Southern Christmas” was the theme of Saturday’s Eupora Christmas Parade, which was held in conjunction with the Eupora Christmas Market. The Eupora Rotary Club sponsored the parade, which had about 30 entries, and Eupora High’s Rotary-sponsored Interact Club served as grand marshal. Float winners were Tomnolen Baptist Church, first place; North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora, second place; and EHS, third place. RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF (Right) Tomnolen Baptist Church’s float (first place) (Above) NMMC-Eupora’s float (second place) LYN BLAYLOCK (Center, right) EHS Interactors ride on the grand marshal float. RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Miss Merry Christmas Callie Booth Turner

“Southern Christmas” was the theme of Saturday’s Eupora Christmas Parade, which was held in conjunction with the Eupora Christmas Market. The Eupora Rotary Club sponsored the parade, which had about 30 entries, and Eupora High’s Rotary-sponsored Interact Club served as

Read more