Calendar of Events – 02/04/2015

Free sessions on healthcare options
Health Help Mississippi-Starkville, a non-profit organization, will sponsor two free informational sessions on health insurance options on Feb. 5 in Webster County.

The sessions will be from 10 a.m.-noon at the Webster County Public Library … Read more

House members busy in committees

In anticipation of the February 3 deadline to report general bills originating in the House out of committee, members were faced with a full week of committee work.

Winston County Medical Center
Due to the tornado damage that occurred to … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/04/2015

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS AA District 2 Tournament (Winston Academy entered)
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. — East Central at Alabama Southern (DH)
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Texas A&M at Ole Miss

THURSDAY, FEB. Read more

Eupora Eagles flying high at right time

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

As the basketball season draws to a close, the Eupora High School boys basketball team has found its rhythm.

With two wins last week, the Eagles head into this week’s action confident. If they … Read more

Time Capsules – 02/04/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Feb. 1, 1940

Winter of 1940 Breaks Record

January 1940 will long be remembered for the excessively low temperatures recorded — and for the bitter cold experienced.

Probably never before … Read more

Education Notes – 02/04/2015

UM honor rolls include locals

The University of Mississippi has announced its honor rolls for the 2014 fall semester.

Undergraduate students who earn a semester GPA of 3.75-4.00 are listed on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll; those who earn a semester … Read more

Obituaries – 02/04/15

Robert Michael Locke
Jan. 24, 2015

Memorial services for Robert Michael Locke, 47, of Eupora were Jan. 27, 2015, at Calvary Baptist Church with the Revs. Martin “Shorty” Carden and Coy Fulgham officiating.

He was born Sept. 9, 1967, in … Read more

Legals – 02/04/2015

On Saturday, February 14 at 9:00 a.m., the mini storage contents belonging to the following will be sold to the highest bidder (if bid equals or exceeds past due rent) because of failure to pay rent on … Read more