Category: News

Rotary Student of the Month

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Eupora High School student Corrina Windrick is the Eupora Rotary Club’s Senior of the Month for December. Joining her is Teacher of the Month Dionne Hodges, who teaches business management at the Webster County Career and Technology Center.…

DSU inks Cooley to new four-year agreement

CLEVELAND, Miss. – Delta State University director of athletics Ronnie Mayers announced Monday, Dec. 14 that the school and head football coach Todd Cooley have reached an agreement on a new four-year contract effective Dec. 15, 2015. Cooley has led…

WPT collecting Letters to Santa

Continuing a generations-old Christmas tradition, The Webster Progress-Times is serving as the information pipeline for area children to send their letters to Santa Claus. The newspaper is also requesting Letters of Gratefulness to place in the section to celebrate the…

HCC Bulldogs drop 77-74 road decision

From school reports The Holmes Community College Bulldogs suffered their second loss of the season Saturday at Southwest Tennessee Community College in Memphis by the score of 77-74. With the loss, the Bulldogs fell to 8-2 on the season. Holmes…

Eagles bounce back from loss with two key wins

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School boys basketball team found itself on the embarrassing end of a 69-28 contest with Choctaw Central last Tuesday night. But, the Eagles gathered themselves and came back to take wins…

Be prepared: use resources for predicting frost

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel Extension Horticulture Specialists Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director   Typically, by this time of year we are shutting down the garden in preparation for the cold winter months. To help gardeners throughout…

Acupuncture talk

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Eupora Rotary Club President Hays Burchfield welcomes Clare Mallory O’Nan, who was guest speaker at the club’s Nov. 24 meeting. A licensed acupuncturist and doctor of oriental medical, she owns the North Mississippi Acupuncture and Holistic Center in…

Egg Bowl Run

JEFF PATTON Mississippi State University Army ROTC cadets approach Mathiston during the third annual Egg Bowl Run, which also came through Eupora. ROTC cadets from MSU and the University of Mississippi took turns running with football in hand Nov. 23…

Kindergarten feast

Kindergarten students at Eupora Elementary School celebrate with a Thanksgiving feast, which was Nov. 20

Thanksgiving Feast

Eupora Elementary School fed over 829 students, teachers and family members on Nov. 19. Among those enjoying the meal are the White family (Above) and Hitt family (left). EES thanks everyone that came to celebrate Thanksgiving!