For the WPT
LAHPERD (Louisiana Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance) proudly honored Sandra Blaylock as the 2014 Ellen Gillentine Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year for the state of Louisiana.
The award was presented on Nov. 7 in … Read more
By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library
We had fun making and learning about scarecrows at the Maben Public Library on Nov. 7.
Our book was titled “Scarecrow,” written by Cynthia Rylant. We see them … Read more
An estimated 1,200 people participated in the sixth annual Community Trunk-or-Treat event the night of Oct. 31 in downtown Eupora. Trunks full of candy were lined up along the “high side” of North Dunn for children to trick-or-treat in a … Read more
From Church Reports
Local churches have been collecting shoeboxes for the Operation Christmas Child ministry.
They will be sent to the Webster County Collection Center as part of OCC’s National Collection Week, which is underway through Monday.
The center is … Read more
By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library
Dressed in overalls and jeans, children attended storytime at Webster County Public Library on Nov. 12 to hear Ms. Pat read two new books.
Keeping the theme of Thanksgiving in mind, Ms. Pat … Read more
Special to the WPT
Marylee Bonnie Bell Judenary of Eupora, better known as Aunt Bont, celebrated her birthday on Nov. 2. Every birthday this lady has had, has been very special for years.
In December 1980 she became the oldest … Read more
From School Reports
The members of Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Eupora High School have been busy this fall.
On Oct. 31, they participated in the Community Trunk-or-Treat.
On Nov. 8 they traveled to Starkville to Mississippi State University to … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times
The community-based organization Eupora Community Outreach Ministry recognized and rewarded students who are also members of local churches for making the A and A/B Honor Rolls for the first nine weeks at their … Read more
Officers with the Eupora High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes finish up the shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. This is one of the service projects that the club participates in. … Read more
Some residents from North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s Long Term Care enjoyed an afternoon at the home of Reba Thompson making fried apple pies. Gathered are … Read more