Category: News

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Dec. 19, 1940
Carol Singers to Entertain Shut-Ins
On Christmas Eve, carolers will serenade all shut-ins and any family in Eupora who wishes to listen. The program has been especially arranged for the sick and shut-ins of … Read more

Sports Schedule

College Basketball
8 p.m. — MSU at Florida State
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Clarkdale
6 p.m. — East Webster at Houlka
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Louisville … Read more

EES Spelling Bee winners

Eupora Elementary School Spelling Bee winners by grade, named in third- through first-place order, are:
Overall winners: Tiana Bingham, Allyssa Fuller and Concordian Cork

First Grade: Jaycee Hickman, Jackson Knight and Ansley Mason

Second Grade: Jackson Buss, Allie Avery and … Read more

Juniorette Club hosts Color Run


From Club Reports

The Eupora Juniorette Club hosted the first of what it hopes to be an annual “Kicking Cancer with Color” 5K fun run on Oct. 31.
Young ladies in grades 7-12 comprise the club, which was chartered in … Read more

Area volunteers serve at OCC center


From Press Reports

A group of 28 volunteers representing 12 area churches served at Operation Christmas Child in Atlanta from Nov. 30-Dec. 2. The Atlanta center is one of nine collection centers located throughout the United States.
Ann Stone from … Read more

EES Students of the Month


Eupora Elementary School Students of the Month for November are (front row) Gage Hubbard, Miracle Stapleton, Tayler Booth, Tucker Stroup, Kinsley Huffman, Luke Williamson, (second row) Star Barnes, RiLeigh Kate Johnson, Avery McCluskey, Gracie Dean, Colton Westmoreland, Swayze Hodges, (third … Read more

Interact project


Eupora High School Interact Club members made 260 puppets and stuffed animals to donate to North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s emergency room. The club works with the Eupora Twentieth Century Club to complete this project.… Read more

Retired educators meet

By Sandra Dalton

The Local Retired Education Personnel enjoyed their annual holiday meeting and meal at Our Friends’ Place in Houston on Dec. 2.
President Sue Cooper welcomed everyone, then discussed current information that members attending the district and state … Read more

East Webster boys, girls split pair in Ethel Tournament

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Both the East Webster boys and girls won two of the three games they played last week, closing things out on a positive manner with wins over Ethel Friday in the Ethel Tournament.
The Wolverines … Read more

ATV winner


Clay Canterbury accepts the keys to a Honda 420 Rancher from Ricky Newton. Canterbury won the ATV in a raffle ticket drawing at the Mississippi Sportsmen for Catch-A-Dream ninth annual Sponsors’ Banquet, which was Nov. 24 at the … Read more