GLC-Eupora celebrates Nursing Home Week

From Press Reports


“National Nursing Home Week is a special week for our Golden LivingCenters.

May 12-18 marked National Nursing Home Week, and the 2013 theme set by the American Health Care Association was ‘Team Care,’ stated Neil Kurtz, … Read more

Calendar of Events

Mister & Miss


The Mister & Miss Independence Beauty Pageant will be June 29 at Eupora High School’s Latham Auditorium.

The Eupora High School cheerleaders are sponsoring the pageant, which is open to girls 0-18 and boys 0-10.

Registration … Read more

Four new vendors at Farmers’ Market

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT


Saturday morning at the Maben Farmers’ Market saw an increase in the number of vendors and customers too. Four of the 11 vendors were new to the market.

David Vance from Houston is … Read more

Hood updates Lions


Rep. Joey Hood is welcomed by Lion David Ellison. Hood discussed current legislative events at the June 17 Eupora Lions Club meeting. The Lions meet at noon the first and third Monday of each month. For more information on becoming … Read more

ECOM holds fundraising rally

For the WPT


Eupora Community Outreach Ministry conducted a fundraising rally June 2 at the Depot.

Minister Christine Bingham was mistress of ceremony, followed with devotion by local attorneys Buchanan and Jacqueline Meek.

On program was Pastor Bobby McMullen, … Read more

MSU Bulldogs remain undefeated in CWS

From combined reports


Mississippi State’s memorable season continued with another dramatic come-from-behind victory in the College World Series Monday.

Trey Porter’s two-run single in the top half of the eighth inning lifted MSU to its second straight win at … Read more

EHS Class of ’53 has reunion

Members and spouses gathered at the reunion of the EHS Class of 1953 are (seated) Martha McCain Ballard, Ruby Anne Dunlap Kincade, Sara Salley Ingram, Kay Lacey Ward, Lottie Huffman Barnett, (standing) Charlie Ward, Mary Anne Bowen Smith, Pat Hollingsworth Davis, Clovis Barnett, Brown Bailey, Yvonne Kilgore Middleton, Billy F. Sturdivant, Jo Alice Duncan Stafford, Kathleen Davis Taylor, Betty Canterberry Fason, Christine Nolen May, Ilene Littlejohn Taylor, Irene Weeks Murphy, Johnny Fason and Charles Davis.

From press reports


The 60-year reunion for the 1953 class at Eupora High School was celebrated April 20 at the Central Service Grill.

Members of the class attending were Brown Bailey, Betty Canterberry Fason, Kathleen Davis Taylor, Jo Alice … Read more

Center boil-water alert remains

From Press, Staff Reports


A boil-water alert issued last week by the Webster Center Water Association for customers who receive their drinking water from its water supply located in Webster County remained in effect as of Tuesday.

This affects … Read more

City targets Waterworks for grant

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times


Eupora leaders have designated Waterworks Road for resurfacing if the city is awarded a grant for street improvements.

The Small Municipalities Grant of up to $150,000 is available from the Mississippi Development Authority. … Read more