News

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Oct. 20, 1938

Freak Corn Creates Interest

In last week’s edition, a news story told of the finding if a twin-ear of corn by J.H. Vaughan of near Maben. Display … Read more

Chicken tractor moves hens safely

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

The adage “A picture is worth a thousand words” refers to the notion that a complex idea can be conveyed with just a single still image.

Recently I was out and about the … Read more

Book fair

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East Webster High School seniors Kayla Neal and Shelley Edwards promoted East Webster Elementary School’s Book Fair by visiting classrooms and passing out flyers. The theme this year is “Reading Oasis, A Cool Place to Discover Hot Books!” The book … Read more

Firefighter visits

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Casey Henderson, firefighter in Grenada County and Walthall fire chief, spoke to Allison Embry’s first-grade classroom at Eupora Elementary School in September. He and Embry’s student intern, Christina Coleman, are gathered with the students.

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World Harvest holds women’s conference

“For His Glory” worships in dance to “It’s Working.”

From Church Reports

 

World Harvest Outreach Ministries held its first women’s conference on Sept. 28.

Guest speakers were Minister Cycelia Matthews, Kingdom Vision International Church, Columbus, and Anne Booth Ross, Women’s Jail Ministries, Eupora. The theme for this year’s … Read more

Library Friends will host Duncan

Dr. Joe Duncan.

From Press Reports

 

Dr. Joe L. Duncan, local veterinarian, will be the featured speaker at the monthly Friends of the Library meeting at the Webster Public Library in Eupora.

The program will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct. … Read more

Ashley Tutor paying her dues

By Don Pounds

For the WPT

 

Anyone in the entertainment business will tell you nothing comes easy and becoming a star isn’t cheap. I am working with three young entertainers who are aiming for the big time.

Ashley Tutor … Read more

Excalibur to perform at Main Street Block Party

By Karen Ray

Associate Minister

& Worship Leader

World Harvest

 

Eddie James’ worship and dance team, Excalibur, will perform at the Main Street Block Party hosted by World Harvest Outreach Ministries in Eupora at 6 p.m. Oct. 19.

Recording … Read more

Students of the month

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These Eupora Elementary School students were chosen by their teachers as students of the month based on the character trait obedience: (First Row) Kailey Wynne, Joseph Kitchens, Callie Campbell, Eliza Boatman, Jackson Buss, Allie Avery, (Second Row) Jacob Fulgham, Tyson … Read more

Supervisors discuss uniforms, 911 status

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Board of Supervisors discussed uniforms for Webster County employees and received an update about the county’s 911 service during its monthly meeting Monday.

The supervisors, who are looking at all options regarding … Read more