News

Roads suffer from subfreezing winter

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Webster County supervisors Randy Rico, Paul Crowley, Pat Cummings and Doug Burgess examine freeze damage to Ray Road.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Prolonged subfreezing temperatures this past winter have taken a toll on many roads throughout Webster County.
With temperatures getting as low as 4 degrees back in January, the road base separated from the blacktop … Read more

Rotary presents dictionaries

Winter and Dabbs  prepare to distribute dictionaries at EWES.

From School Reports

The students in J.J. Johnson’s class at East Webster Elementary School received a special dictionary gift recently when members of the Eupora Rotary Club paid a visit to their school.
Chad Winter, Rotary Club president, and … Read more

Shelter Pals perform community service project

Shelter Pals Trinity Burton, Allison Huffman and Madison Gregg volunteer at the Choctaw County Animal Shelter.

From Press Reports

Shelter Pals are a group of sixth-grade students from East Webster High School.
The four members of Shelter Pals are students in Kayla Hardy’s social studies class and the group was assigned a… Read more

Wedding announcement – Fulgham-Haver

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Johnny and Lisa Fulgham of Eupora announce the engagement of their daughter, Aleasha Marie Fulgham, to Adam Robert Haver, son of Samuel and Sylvia Haver of Raymond.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. Billy Earl Shaw and the late … Read more

Box Tops for education

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Eupora Elementary students collected 17,157 box tops for the spring. The top three winners are Kelsey Green, first place; Porter Gary, second place; and Josh Harper, third place. The top homeroom class is … Read more

Bible drills

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Hannah Carson (left) will be going to state Bible Drills representing the children at First Baptist Church of Eupora.
Teens headed to … Read more

Maben Methodist visits with GLC

TERRY HARPOLE
GLC-Eupora residents enjoy songs by the Maben UMC choir.

By Terry Harpole
For the WPT

What better time, for a visit with the residents, and workers at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora than the month of April.
At Golden Living, the month of April is being celebrated as Happy Volunteer Month.
On … Read more

SHAPE field trip

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These fifth- and sixth-grade Eupora SHAPE students recently went on a field trip to the U.S. Space Center in Huntsville, Ala., and Helen Keller’s birthplace in Tuscumbia, Ala. The students are (from left)… Read more

Tree down

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RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF

District 2 Supervisor Pat Cummings uses a trackhoe to remove a huge pin oak tree from Spring Creek Road after… Read more