Category: News

Punt, Pass & Kick Contest upcoming


By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club is sponsoring its annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest on Sept. 12 at the East Webster High School football field in Cumberland.

This is a change from years … Read more

New Bully has local ties

Pritchard hugs Bully XXI, or “Jak,” during his introduction at Super Bulldog Weekend 2015 at MSU’s Davis Wade Stadium.

By Leah Barbour
Mississippi State University

STARKVILLE — Super Bulldog Weekend 2015 was already in full swing that cool, damp April morning.

Thousands of Mississippi State fans were flooding into Davis Wade Stadium. The Maroon and White Game would kick … Read more

MASS Scholarship


Congratulations to Trey Pittman, a May graduate of Eupora High School, who was selected to receive a Mississippi Association of School Superintendents Scholarship. He was one of 12 recipients selected from over 118 candidates. … Read more

Wolverines win opener, looking to tighten up against Tigers

East Webster quarterback Jack Wilson (6) throws to receiver Cade Shurden (32).

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

There have been some huge goals set for the East Webster football team this season and veteran head coach Doug Wilson says his squad is going to need to continue to improve in some … Read more

The fog of party transformation


By Dr. Marty Wiseman

Politics: Where are we? It taxes the memory to recall when the political landscape looked so unfamiliar. Do you ever get the sense that we are witnessing the collapse and potentially even the disappearance of the … Read more

Revival for residents


Long Term Care residents from NMMC-Eupora enjoyed a three-day revival with worship services and singing earlier this summer. … Read more

Trip to Trace-Way


Residents from Golden Living Center-Eupora are on their way to Trace-Way Restaurant. … Read more

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect June sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.

The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $37,184, which is up about less than 1 percent from … Read more

It’s a jungle at storytime

The children make rain forest pictures.

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library

Webster County Public Library hosted 13 children for storytime on Aug. 19.

After a time of looking at books, playing with puzzles and visiting with friends, everyone gathered for a story.… Read more

Eupora High installs Student Council

EHS Student Council officers are Joshua Rollins (vice president), Katy Myers (president), Taylor South (secretary), Raylin Cooper (treasurer) and Allie Whitaker (reporter).

By Allie Whitaker
EHS Student Council

Eupora High School Student Council officers and representatives were initiated on Aug.7.

Their duties had already begun with a busy start to the school year. On Aug. 4, the members assisted teachers in … Read more