Category: News

Lions promote White Cane Safety Day

Eupora Lions Club President David Ellison welcomes Bush and Jackson.

From Club Reports

Jim Bush of the Mid-South Lions Sight Committee and Lions District Gov. Jimmy Jackson encouraged Eupora Lions on Sept. 21 to support International White Cane Safety Day Oct. 15.… Read more

Active shooter drill held at EWHS

North Mississippi Medical Center’s CareFlight helicopter arrives for the emergency drill.

From Staff Reports

An emergency preparedness drill/mock active shooter exercise was conducted on the East Webster High School campus on Sept. 15.

The scenario involved two shooters who came to the school retaliating because a student had been bullied. The … Read more

125th Anniversary

Alana Hunter and Kylie Richardson look at some of the historic photos from 125 years of ministry at First Baptist Church of Eupora. … Read more

EES Homecoming


Eupora Elementary School celebrates Homecoming Week, which was Sept. 14-18.… Read more

East Webster Wolverines head into region play with 6-0 mark

Rivers Mohr (58), Cole Morgan (51) and other Wolverines attempt to stop South Pontotoc’s ball carrier.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress TImes

The Wolverines of East Webster High School have been preparing for this coming Friday night since early summer.

“We have put in a lot of hard work and the guys have come out here … Read more

EMCC Homecoming Maid


Brittany Bell of Mathiston was among East Mississippi Community College’s 2015 homecoming maids. The sophomore, daughter of Randal and Kristy Bell, is a member of the EMCC cheerleading squad. After graduating, … Read more

HCC-Grenada trip


Eupora High School took nine juniors and seniors to… Read more

‘Tacky the Penguin’


Children were laughing and giggling as they arrived at Webster County Public Library on Sept. 23. Before storytime, they checked out books, played with puzzles and visited with friends. … Read more

Lady Wolverines looking to bounce back from first loss

Jessica Aron gets the out at 2nd.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Although the Lady Wolverines dropped their first game of the season on Thursday, East Webster High School slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill said their is a lot of softball yet to be played.

“It … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/30/15

Sept. 22
James T. King, DOB 02-24-45, WM; Eupora 3 and Eupora 5: hold for Lowndes.
Sept. 23
Michael V. Sproles, DOB 12-04-74, WM; Mississippi Department of Corrections/Talford: … Read more