Category: News

Interact officers


Eupora High School Interact officers met with the Eupora Rotary Club on Sept. 29. Interact is a Rotary-sponsored club with 62 members. Assembled are Khylar Cain, secretary; Parker … Read more

Alumni Day

It was Alumni Day at Eupora Elementary School on Sept. 23. … Read more

Wolverines looking to bounce back from first loss of season

Junior Cade Shurden carries the ball for East Webster during Friday night’s home game against Calhoun City.  The Wolverines fell to the Wildcats 28-7.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Sometimes you just have to learn and move forward.

East Webster head football coach Doug Wilson is hoping that’s exactly what his Wolverines will do this Friday night as they try to move past … Read more

‘Apples & Pumpkins’


“Apples and Pumpkins” by Anne F. Rockwell, a book about picking apples and pumpkins, was the story enjoyed by children attending storytime on Sept. 30, at … Read more

Breast cancer survivor promoting book

Darlene Gore

For the Progress-Times

Ten years ago, Darlene Arnold Gore of Grenada was diagnosed stage 4 breast cancer. She was 50 years old. Doctors told Gore she would likely not live to see her daughters graduate college, get married or have … Read more

iPad lab


Eupora Elementary School third-graders are excited about using the new iPad lab. … Read more

Church News – 10/07/15

Tent revival in Churchill
A soul-saving tent revival is underway in the “U” on Westwood Drive in the Churchill community.
Speakers at remaining services, which are 6:30 p.m. Oct. 7-10, are Pastor Alene Parker of Philadelphia today, Pastor Joe McCall … Read more

Military notes – 10/07/15

Davarius West
Air Force Airman Davarius K. West graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/07/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I was reading about William Moultrie (1730-1805), a prominent soldier in the Revolutionary War. In the outset of the Revolution, the South Carolinian was appointed colonel of a regiment.… Read more

Time Capsules – 10/07/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Oct. 10, 1940

Coleman Led Liquor Raids
On last Friday morning, a corps of Webster County officials composed of Sheriff J.P. Wright and six special deputies, under the personal direction … Read more