Category: News

Eupora’s Caradine excited about opportunity at Belhaven

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Belhaven College was the perfect choice for Eupora High School football standout Lamarcus Caradine because it gives him the balance both he and his family hold as important. “Playing football in college was always…

Care Packages

The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club of Oktibbeha County collected and packaged items for the Mississippi Volunteer Leaders Association.

FUMC Easter

Eupora First United Methodist Church activities during Easter

Crowded week important for Eupora High School softball

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School came into this week playing region games on three consecutive days in hopes of solidifying their spot in the MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs.

God gives us the victory

From Liberty UMC Greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church and our pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. The fourth Sunday of Easter’s message was another inspirational one. The title was “Can God Count on You?” supported by the scripture from Judges 7:1-8.

Correction – 04/27/2016

The two photos accompanying the April 13 article “2 face burglary, narcotics charges” had incorrect last names under each. Tracey Collum was incorrectly identified as “Lovelace” and Chris Lovelace was incorrectly identified as “Collum.”

Church hosting bluegrass gospel concert

From Church Reports On May 1 at 6 p.m., the Mathiston United Methodist Church will host Alan Sibley and the Magnolia Ramblers in a bluegrass gospel music performance. Sibley is a Mississippi native who began his career in music playing…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/27/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Occasionally I like featuring challenging questions whose answers are vocabulary-building words. What’s the word that can be found right in the middle of the name of Uruguay’s capital that means…

EWHS powerlifter takes third in state

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Antaurayon Johnson of East Webster High School took third place in the 275-pound division of the MHSAA Class 2A State Powerlifting Championships that were held at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson last weekend.

Church News – 04/27/2016

Fellowship Baptist spring yard sale Fellowship Baptist Church of Mathiston’s first spring yard sale will continue on April 22 and 23. Many infant and children’s clothes, nice adult clothing and a wide variety of things are for sale. Rain or…