Category: News

Lake outing

Ladies from Golden Living Center-Eupora enjoy a trip to Lake Tiak-O’Khata in Louisville.

Lady Wolverines roll into North State finals with two sweeps

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes The Lady Wolverines of East Webster rolled into a re-match with Eupora for the MHSAA Class 2A North State Slow-Pitch Softball Championship by sweeping a pair of foes in the first two rounds of…

VFW post honored

Joe H. Morehead VFW Post 3806 of Eupora had its 75th-anniversary open house Oct. 4. T

Eagles drop tough region contest to Winona, 24-14

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School football team hopes to bounce back from its first Region 4-2A loss of the season when the Eagles play host to a powerful Calhoun City team on Friday night. The…

District governor visits Maben Lions Club

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club met Oct. 13 at Trace-Way Restaurant in Mathiston for a regular meeting at noon. The program was called to order by President Shawn Nygard. After a brief business meeting…

Mathiston Veterans Memorial nears completion

Commemoration ceremony set for Nov. 8 for memorial By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer The new Mathiston Veterans Memorial is near completion. Just a few minor cosmetic additions still need to be added, and lighting for the American and Mississippi…

Rearing, not raising, children in today’s world

Our society places way too much faith in Facebook and social media in general. Since when did Facebook/social media determine what caliber of mother one is? Sure, I am still at that stage in my life where I do actually…

Time Capsules – 10/21/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Oct. 24, 1940 Sheriff Gets Liquor Still In a raid led by Sheriff J.P. Wright Friday afternoon of last week a 100-gallon whiskey still was destroyed and 110 gallons of…

Jail Docket – 10/21/15

Oct. 12 Marneco Pratt, DOB 02-27-85, BM; Webster 5: possession of marijuana. Dontarious Davis, DOB 05-14-97, BM; Eupora 5: burglary of a dwelling. Oct. 13 Darry D. Morton, DOB 03-18-73, BM; walk-in: MDOC warrant.