Category: News

Former Oktibbeha County sheriff’s portrait hangs in Starkville library

By Terry Harpole Back in the late ’90s, before the Harpole Family Reunion near Maben, dairy farmer Fred Blocker of the Oktoc community near Starkville and the Starkville Masonic Lodge loaned a painting of William Thomas “Bill” Harpole to be…

Longview Opry

Jim Henry shows a plaque sent to the Longview Opry from Gov.

Springfield excited about getting chance to play on next level

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times While Bailie Springfield got a chance to live one of her dreams when she signed to play softball for Delta State University on Thursday, there is another goal she is focusing on as well.…

Interact project

Students from the Eupora Rotary-sponsored Interact Club at Eupora High School work to create fishing and sewing kits for Operation Christmas Child.

Wolverines set for North State title game at Baldwyn

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Nov. 27 has been a long time coming for the East Webster football team. “Ever since June 1 this Friday has been on our minds,” said EWHS head football coach Doug Wilson. “Our goal…

Color Run fundraiser a great success

For the WPT The Kicking Cancer with Color Run was held Oct. 31 by the Eupora Juniorette Club. All efforts and proceeds were given in support of two local individuals affected by cancer.

Everyone wants a nice place to live

By Mayor Dan Burchfield City of Eupora As we approach this holiday season, let us all take a moment to give thanks for all the many blessings we have in this great nation. With all the political polarity a presidential…

Magic Show

Billy Depreist gives a magic show to Eupora Head

College tours

Juniors and seniors from East Webster High School toured the University of Mississippi (left) and

Children enjoy Thanksgiving storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Even on a cool rainy Wednesday morning, children look forward to coming to the Webster County Public Library in Eupora.