Category: News

Eupora Head Start Center reopens

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
The Winona Times

WINONA — Two area Head Start centers, including Eupora’s, were to resume classes today, according to a spokesman from the Office of Head Start in Washington.

Eupora and Lexington Head Start centers were … Read more

VA Center team coming to Eupora

From Press Reports

The G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery VA Medical Center’s Rural Health Outreach Team will set up a mobile health clinic Jan. 28 in Eupora.… Read more

Fire claims life of Eupora man

Charles Gary

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Family members described Charles E. Gary as someone who was always smiling and never met a stranger.

The 64-year-old Eupora man died of injuries sustained in a fire at his mobile home at 60 … Read more

Note burning

Taking part are (far  right) Billy Brister, James Donohoo, Jimmy Bennett and (back) Pastor Hugh Bland. It has been 12 years since Dec. 5, 2003, when the church had its first service in the sanctuary. “We give praise and glory to our Lord and Savior,” church officials stated.

Walthall Baptist Church held a note-burning serving for… Read more

Spencer to sing at Soul’s Haven Church


From Press Reports

Kevin Spencer will be singing at Soul’s Haven Church at 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17. A love offering will be received.

Refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall immediately following the singing. Pastor James Caffey and … Read more

Lady Eagles win two behind big week from Morton

Jeff Parks
Eupora versus Noxapater.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Jabrieya Morton came close to notching a coveted triple-double twice last week as the Eupora High School girls basketball team picked up a pair of wins to improve to 5-8 on the season.

Morton had … Read more

Local GED graduates set new goals

Tammy Ranae Miley

From Press Reports

At the age of 46, Eupora resident Tammy Ranae Miley is ready to begin a new chapter in her life. She was among 18 Launch Pad adult basic education students who received their GED diplomas Dec. 15 … Read more

Fun at GLC

A visit from the First Baptist children’s choir, along with the handbell choir

December fun at Golden Living Center-Eupora … Read more

Christmas parties

Webster County 911 Center staff Tiana O’Briant, Tom Booth, Director Jimmy McLemore, Tanner Pritchard, Angel Gunter and Peggy Stuckey

Christmas parties were held at the Webster County 911 Center on Dec. 18 … Read more

Attends 4-H conference


The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club co-leader Jameka Coffey Harkins (l.) attended a workshop at the 4-H Multi-State Conference in Arkansas in November. Rose Coffey Graham and Christine Kelly also attended the workshop. … Read more