Category: News


Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain  Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain. Hub was born at 6:10 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Anderson Regional Medical Center…

Friends of the Library

Visiting with Friends of Webster County Library during the November meeting was Arnold Dyre of Madison. He and Stephen

Eagles, Lady Eagles take two from homestanding Ethel

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Eupora High School boys basketball team opened its season on a positive note Saturday with a 49-39 road win over Ethel, while the Lady Eagles also won to run their early-season mark to…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11/18/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Try the table technique for mastering vocabulary-building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need four columns and 21 rows to begin with, and as you add…

Time Capsules – 11/18/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Nov. 21, 1940 Ice Plant Busy In recent days, the plant of Eupora Ice Co. has been busy with the curing and smoking of pork. The local plant is one…

Where is your faith?

From Liberty UMC We, the members and pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor are delighted to greet you again this week. Our message for last Sunday continued about Faith. “Where Is Your Faith?” Part 3. The title was “No Weapon Formed…

Calendar of Events – 11/18/15

Mister & Miss Mathiston Beauty Pageant The Mister and Miss Mathiston Beauty Pageant will be at 2 p.m. Nov. 21 at Bennett Hall on the former Wood College campus in Mathiston. Entry fee is $35 and includes all side events.…

EPD report – 11/18/15

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during October: Speeding, six; seatbelt violation, one; suspended driver’s license, five; careless driving, one; no proof of insurance, one; improper equipment, one; dog and animal control violation, four;

911 Calls – 11/18/15

Nov. 9 1:18 p.m., medical, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Webster EMS responds. 3:35 p.m., fire alarm, Main Street, Mantee; Mantee Fire responds. 8:24 p.m., medical, Maben EMRs, WEMS responds.

Jail Docket – 11/18/15

Nov. 9 Joe John Massey, DOB 11-16-77, WM; Mathiston 1: suspended DL and improper equipment. Nov. 10 Robert M. Swindle, DOB 08-24-90, WM; MHP G25: no insurance, suspended DL and failure to pay (Mathiston).