Category: News

Lady Eagles continue friendship into college softball careers

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Courtney Hatcher and Emily Littlejohn have been fast friends since they were 7-years-old. That’s why it wasn’t so hard for the two Eupora High School fast-pitch softball standouts to decide to spend the next … Read more

Sales tax collections released

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect November sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.… Read more

Time Capsules – 02/10/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Feb. 6, 1941

Col. Hitt Called to U.S. Army
Arnold D. Hitt of Eupora, at present a member of the Mississippi State Highway Patrol, has received orders to report on … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong
John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination.

Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Betty Evans

Ackerman, MS

Betty Sue Evans, 77, a retired business owner / homemaker, passed away Saturday February 6, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus, MS. Ms. Evans was born March 7, 1938 in Choctaw County. She was a member … Read more

Obituaries – 02/10/2016

Donald J. Chandler Sr.
Jan. 15, 2016
Memorial services for Donald J. Chandler Sr., 61, of Eupora will be at 1 p.m. Feb. 13, 2016, at Montevista Baptist Church.… Read more

Legals – 02/10/2016

WHEREAS, on 24th day of September, 2010, Henry H. Brownlee executed a certain Deed of Trust to Alan E. South, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., as nominee for Urban Financial … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Beatrice Gatlin Trainor Edwards

Eupora, Ms.

Mrs. Beatrice Gatlin Trainor Edwards, 88, retired homemaker, died February 3, 2016 at North Ms. Medical Center in Eupora, Ms. Graveside Services were held 2:00PM Saturday February 6, 2016 at West Shady Grove Cemetery in Webster County. Bro. … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Larry Irvin Vance

Eupora, Ms.

Mr. Larry Irvin Vance, 67, farmer, died February 5, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle in Columbus, Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Monday February 8, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Webster Memorial … Read more