Category: News

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…

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.

Spelling Bee

Eupora Elementary School classroom Spelling Bee winners:

Christmas Market time

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF (Right) Brittney Patterson of Cheerful Cheeks Face Painting paints Kali Huffman’s face as her sister Mia waits her turn during Saturday’s Eupora Christmas Market. Other downtown Christmas Market events included Pancakes with Santa at First Baptist Church Family…

Itawamba set to host Winter Softball Clinic in January

FULTON – The 2016 Itawamba Community College Winter Softball Clinic will be a one-day event, held on Saturday, Jan. 23 at the ICC Spring Sports Indoor Facility on the Fulton Campus, located at 107 West Staub Street, Fulton, MS 38843.

Church News

Lollars Grove Christmas Festival Lollars Grove Baptist Church will have a Christmas Festival on Dec. 12. Children’s activities will be from 2-6 p.m. and a community Christmas dinner will be at 6 p.m. Activities will include cookie decorating, reindeer games,…

Sports schedules

THUR, DEC. 10 Prep Basketball TBA — Ethel Tournament (Choctaw County, Nanih Waiya, East Webster, Ethel entered) FRIDAY, DEC. 11 Prep Basketball TBA — Ethel Tournament (Choctaw County, Nanih Waiya, East Webster, Ethel entered) 6 p.m. — West Lauderdale at…

County to donate fire truck to Calhoun County

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Webster County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to donate an old fire truck to a fire department in Calhoun County.