Category: News

City shows support for credit union

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times City leaders are formally showing their support for keeping a Eupora business open. Mayor Dan Burchfield told the Eupora Board of Aldermen on Feb. 1 that New Horizons Credit Union is considering closing its…

Representative Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood At the beginning of the week, Governor Bryant signed into law the economic package that the House and Senate passed last week during the Special Session. Midnight on Monday, February 8, was the filing deadline for all…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 02/17/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Recently a woman in Texas called in to American Family Radio’s Trivia Friday Show in an attempt to stump the panel of three AFR personalities.

Holmes Lady Bulldogs pick up three softball wins

From school reports   The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs split a doubleheader here Saturday with Spring Hill JV, losing 4-3 in game one and winning 8-2 in game two.   The Lady Bulldogs went to 5-2 overall. Holmes plays…

Calendar of Events – 02/17/2016

Walk-A-Weigh A Walk-A-Weigh program will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 22 in the Doss Building. It will be presented by Jennifer Williams, FCS agent, Webster County Extension Service. With the high prevalence of high blood pressure, heart disease and diabetes…

Pepper to speak at Lenten Lunch

From Eupora FUMC First United Methodist Church in Eupora invites the community to join in our annual “Lenten Lunch” services every Wednesday through March 23 at noon in our fellowship hall.

Hospital offers cardiac rehab for local residents

From Press Reports According to the American Heart Association cardiac rehabilitation is a professionally supervised program to help people recover from heart attacks, heart surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention procedures such as stenting and angioplasty.

Holmes CC men stay atop MACJC North

From school reports The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs scored 45 points in the opening half to jump out early in Thursday night’s MACJC North Division contest over Mississippi Delta Community College and went on to win 90-55.

God is there when we repent

From Liberty UMC We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. We have entered the Lent Season and are preparing to celebrate one of the most historic events in Christian…