News

Palmer Home visits Maben Methodist Men

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

Emily Moak was the guest speaker for the Maben Methodist Men’s Sept. 22 breakfast meeting, which included the ladies of the church.

Moak is development director with Palmer Home for Children in Columbus. … Read more

Board of aldermen doesn’t rehire park director

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Eupora Board of Aldermen has voted to rehire all city employees except the park director.

The action came during a Sept. 26 special called meeting. All five board members signed the notice/agenda … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Oct. 6, 1938

Eupora Businessman Does a Corrigan

Something’s been in the air since that daring young Irishman took off from New York for California and landed in Ireland.

One … Read more

Sports schedules

SATURDAY, OCT. 5

Prep Softball

TBA — East Webster Tournament (East Webster, Eupora, French Camp, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya entered)

College Football

TBA — LSU at MSU

TBA — Ole Miss at Auburn

3 p.m. — Florida International at USM

MONDAY, … Read more

Obituaries

Richard James Jr.

Sept. 27, 2013

Services for Richard James Jr., 79, were Sept. 30, 2013, at Maben Church of God with the Rev. Brian Amason officiating. Burial was in Double Springs Cemetery in Fame.

He was born April 26, … Read more

Man struck, killed on Hwy. 9

From Staff Reports

 

A local man was killed Wednesday morning after a pickup struck him south of Eupora.

The fatal accident occurred in Choctaw County around 6 a.m. Wednesday on Mississippi 9 at Bluff Springs Road.

George Walker, 46, … Read more

Lady Wolverines looking to clinch region title

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The East Webster softball team is just one win away from becoming region champions. The Lady Wolverines can pick up that win today (Thursday) when they travel to Eupora to take on their … Read more

Autumn crops at Maben Market

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Saturday was a near-perfect fall day for the Maben Farmers’ Market. A chill was in the air and it brought out vendors who displayed inviting autumn crops.

Shane Davis of the Davis … Read more

Calendar of Events

Pink Lemonade Day

Eupora Medical Clinic is hosting Pink Lemonade Day for Breast Cancer Awareness from 10 a.m.-noon Oct. 3.

Representatives from North Mississippi Medical Center’s Breast Care Center will share information about how to prevent or detect breast cancer … Read more