WCSB approves payment to architectural firm

From Staff Reports


The Webster County School Board handled various agenda items at its Dec. 9 meeting, minutes reflect.

As requested by Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, the board approved issuance of a $3,649.80 check to Bailey Architecture Education … Read more

Eupora hoopsters open region play with splits

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times


It was an up and down week for the Eupora High School basketball teams, but both the Eagles and Lady Eagles bounced back from region losses to Calhoun City to take key league … Read more

Spencer in concert at Soul’s Haven Church

From Press Reports


Soul’s Haven Church announces that Kevin Spencer will be performing at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Soul’s Haven Church is located at 808 Grady Road, Eupora. A love offering will be taken Sunday night, and refreshments will be … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Jan. 19, 1939

Bill Evans Enters Grocery Business

Bill Evans, popular Eupora businessman, formerly of Bellefontaine, has purchased an interest in Griffin’s Cash Grocery, a splendid new grocery store, and … Read more

EW’s Patterson to play in all-star game

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times


Since her freshman year, East Webster basketball standout Quantesha Patterson has dreamed of playing on the college level one day.

Those dreams took a big step in the right direction when she … Read more

Jail Docket

Jan. 6

Otorro Allen, DOB 10-04-81, BM; SO10: failure to pay child support.

James Haguewood, DOB 09-21-85, BM Mathiston 1: burglary of a commercial building.

Jan. 10

Donaven L. McLaurin, DOB 11-21-90, BM; G25; no insurance and suspended DL.

Shawn … Read more

Sapa Water questions rate increase

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times


City leaders are awaiting results of a study of Eupora’s water rates after hearing concerns about a proposed rate increase to the Sapa Water Association.

On Nov. 16, the Eupora Board of Aldermen … Read more

EWES honor roll

East Webster Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for Term 2:

A Honor Roll

First Grade: Hannah Abbott, Logan Andrews, Brelyn Blessike, Annon Boykin, Jase Caraway, Brenlee Clark, Maxwell Egger, Levi Elkins, Hardy Fason, Macey Frost, Tate Garton, Jordan … Read more

EPD Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during December:

Speeding, 3; expired tag, 2; reckless driving, 1; DUI-1st offense, 1; custody dispute, 1; disorderly conduct, 1; property damage, 2 (vehicle windows broken by accident); dog complaints, 4; phone harassment, 6;… Read more