Category: News

Band camps



Eupora and East Webster high schools conducted band camps the past two weeks. At Eupora High below), where these band members were practicing Thursday, camp for percussion and rookies was the first week while full band camp was … Read more

Presley plans ‘Town Hall’ meeting


From Press Reports

Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a “Town Hall” meeting in Eupora on Aug. 13.… Read more

Tux, Taps, Tiaras, Etc.


Mary Hendrix and Gwenn Rico are the proud owners of Tux, Taps, Tiaras, Etc. of Eupora, which held a ribbon cutting and open house on July 31. … Read more

Local teacher attends MDAH workshop


From Press Reports

Seventeen teachers from 11 counties across the state attended the Mississippi Department of Archives and History’s inaugural Summer Teachers School in June.

They included Lavelle McAlpin, social studies teacher at East Webster High School.

The weeklong workshop … Read more

Calendar of Events – 08/05/15

Gospel singing
Heavenly Journey, Southern Image, the Cuomo Sisters and Joyful Noise Quartet will perform at 6 p.m. Aug. 8 at the Gore Springs Community Center. Admission is $5.

Downtown Eupora’s ‘Bike’ Rally
The Eupora Merchants Association will sponsor Downtown … Read more

Former Holmes star takes hitting honor

From special reports

The NJCAA presented former Holmes baseball player Chad McNeil with a wooden bat signifying his 2015 NJCAA Baseball Marucci Elite Hitter Award.… Read more

Editorial Roundup – 08/05/15

EPA plan unites political foes

By Charlie Dunagin
Editor McComb Enterprise Journal

It’s not very often you see the  only Democrat in Mississippi’s congressional delegation aligned with the congressional Republicans and Gov. Phil Bryant in condemning a directive from the … Read more

Jail Docket – 08/05/15

July 27
Leland C. Timms, DOB 06-04-75, WM; Webster 11: failure to appear.
Darrell W. Ballentine, DOB 09-30-80, WM; Webster 1: felony malicious mischief.… Read more

Church news – 08/05/15

Crossway COGOP youth revival
Crossway Church of God of Prophecy will have a youth revival at 7 p.m. Aug. 7.
Bro. Matt Mitchell from Union Grove COGOP in Tupelo will be the guest speaker. All area youth ages 11-college and … Read more

East Webster welcomes big numbers for preseason football practice

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

It brought a smile to Doug Wilson’s face as the Wolverines just kept pouring out of the field house for the first day of football practice on Monday afternoon.

“This is the largest group … Read more