Category: News

Aldermen discuss heavy trucks on MLK

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A city resident and an alderman have expressed concerns about road damage and potential dangers from heavy trucks traveling on a section of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.
“We’re concerned about the traffic, big … Read more

Tilsatec grand opening a success

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times

The city of Eupora and Webster County continued their economic expansion with the official grand opening of a new manufacturer and warehouse this past week.
There was a feeling of excitement and optimism as … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Sandra “Sandi” Palmertree Fason

Sandra “Sandi” Palmertree Fason, age 54, passed away at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi on December 3, 2015. Sandi, as she was commonly known, loved riding horses, going to the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.… Read more

Obituary – Ms. Francis Arlene Griffin

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Ms. Francis Arlene Griffin, 79, passed away on November 30, 2015 at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Grenada, MS. Viewing was Saturday, December 5, 2015 at Liberty United Methodist Church in Eupora, MS from 10 am until service time. … Read more

’Tis the season

Kicking off the Christmas season at Webster County Library, Ms. Pat, dressed as one of Santa’s elves, greeted the children as they arrived for storytime Dec. 2. After a time of visiting and playing, they sang “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” and “Up on the Housetop.” Using the storyboard, Ms. Pat read “’Twas The Night Before Christmas” to the attentive children. Everyone gathered at the tables to decorate a picture of a tree with stickers and a mantel with stockings. Storytime is each Wednesday at 10:30.
Kicking off the Christmas season at Webster County Library, Ms. Pat, dressed as one of Santa’s elves, greeted the children as they arrived for storytime Dec. 2. After a time of visiting and playing, they sang “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” and “Up on the Housetop.” Using the storyboard, Ms. Pat read “’Twas The Night Before Christmas” to the attentive children. Everyone gathered at the tables to decorate a picture of a tree with stickers and a mantel with stockings. Storytime is each Wednesday at 10:30.

Kicking off the Christmas season at Webster County Library, Ms. Pat, dressed as one of Santa’s elves, greeted the children as they arrived for storytime Dec. 2. After a time of visiting and playing, they sang “Santa Claus is Coming

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Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Dec. 12, 1940

Lighting Contest for Christmas
As in the custom each year, the Eupora Garden Club is sponsoring a lighting contest for the Christmas season. The contest will be judged on originality and effectiveness with out-of-town … Read more

God remembers his faithful servant

From Liberty UMC

Once again we bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. … Read more

Spelling Bee

Fifth Grade

Eupora Elementary School classroom Spelling Bee winners:

First Grade

First Grade

Second Grade

Second Grade

Third Grade

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Fourth Grade

Fifth Grade

Fifth Grade

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