News

Lady Eagles take win over New Hope in Eupora Classic

By Austin Bishop

The Webster-Progress Times

 

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School came close to sweeping both of their games at the Eupora Classic on Saturday.

The EHS slow-pitch softball team took a 5-3 win over traditional power … Read more

Aldermen handle Water Department matters

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Eupora Board of Aldermen handled a number of items involving the Water/Wastewater Department at its second regular monthly meeting on Monday.

Planner George Crawford of the Golden Triangle Planning and Development District … Read more

Market offers variety of activities

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

On Aug. 10 a new vendor, Danny Akers, brought his full barbecue smoker to the market and prepared hickory-smoked chicken quarters and pulled pork, which he sold with baked beans and slaw … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

On Sundays, just after 7:30 a.m., I am listening to National Public Radio’s “The Puzzle with Will Shortz,” the New York Times puzzle editor. On a recent broadcast Shortz asked … Read more

Calendar of Events

Gospel singing

A gospel singing will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Stewart Fire Department on Highway 82.

Performing will be Souled Out of Sturgis, Revelations of Pontotoc and the Pounders Family of Olive Branch. Admission is love … Read more

Main Street Forest Products reaches out

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

MABEN — Some people have said, “Out of any small town can come something good,” and the small town of Maben is no exception to this.

More than 20 years ago, Maben Manufacturing, … Read more

Sports Schedule

THURSDAY, AUG. 22

Prep Softball

6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at East Webster

6 p.m. — Eupora at Louisville

6:30 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater

Prep Volleyball

5 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County

Junior High Football

5:30/6:30 p.m. — … Read more

Church News

 

OCC yard sale

The annual yard sale to benefit Operation Christmas Child will be Aug. 23 and 24 starting at 7 a.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church in Mathiston. The church is located at 2335 Old Trace Road.

The sale … Read more

UM Men’s award recipient

For the past 15 years, the United Methodist Men of Liberty UMC in Eupora has given a scholarship to a minority senior at Eupora High School with a high GPA. On Aug. 4, Kallejah Evans was presented with this award Read more