Category: News

Lady Eagles win two behind big week from Morton

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…

Local GED graduates set new goals

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…

Christmas parties

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

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.

Patterson notches double-double for EMCC Lady Lions

From school reports SCOOBA – The East Mississippi Community College basketball teams completed their season sweep of nearby rival Meridian Community College with a pair of double-digit home wins Thursday night at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum. The Lady Lions began…

Public meeting to address recreational programs

A Message from the Mayor By Dan Burchfield, Mayor of Eupora On Thursday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m., the mayor and Board of Aldermen will host a public meeting in the Community House to discuss the future direction of the…

Maben Christmas Lighting Contest winners announced

For the WPT The 53rd Christmas Lighting Contest promptly began at 6 p.m. Dec. 15 in Maben with three judges from Sturgis scoring the contestants. The judges were Wanda Box, Michelle Stricklin Robertson and Betty Brown.

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/13/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary To achieve a practical and natural use of advanced words in your vocabulary, they must be used in your thinking, speaking, and writing several times a day within one week.…