News

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect February sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.

The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $38,222, which is up 16 percent from the same month … Read more

City negotiates for Roseburg building

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora leaders have taken the first step toward the possible donation of the Roseburg building to the city.

The Board of Aldermen, during a special-called meeting April 21, voted to hire Calvert-Spradling to prepare … Read more

Sumners Foundation reaches major milestone

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times

WINONA – The E.H. Sumners Foundation has topped $100 million in tuition payouts for students in Webster, Choctaw, Montgomery, Attala and Carroll counties, according to John Sumner, attorney for the … Read more

Stewart named MHT board treasurer

Stephanie Stewart

From Press Reports

At the annual Mississippi Heritage Trust board meeting, Stephanie Stewart of Eupora was named the MHT board of trustees’ treasurer for the 2015-16 year.

Stewart has served as a board member since 2010. She also serves on … Read more

B-I-N-G-O

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Post Cmdr. Freddie Pate calls the numbers for bingo on … Read more

For Lions auction

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David Ellison, president of the Eupora Lions Club, displays a portrait of the former … Read more

North Union Chapel

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Cloyce Nail, Robert Oris Pittman and Allen Pepper work on new under-eave siding at North Union Chapel. … Read more

Lady Wolverines roll to easy sweep in playoff series

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

East Webster’s march toward another MSHAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch State Championship picked up a lot of steam over the past two weeks, as the Lady Wolverines won three impressive regular season games last week, … Read more