Category: News

Aldermen discuss heavy trucks on MLK

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A city resident and an alderman have expressed concerns about road damage and potential dangers from heavy trucks traveling on a section of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. “We’re concerned about the traffic, big…

Tilsatec grand opening a success

By Daniel Brunty The Webster Progress-Times The city of Eupora and Webster County continued their economic expansion with the official grand opening of a new manufacturer and warehouse this past week. There was a feeling of excitement and optimism as…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 12/09/15

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Obituary – Mrs. Sandra “Sandi” Palmertree Fason

Sandra “Sandi” Palmertree Fason, age 54, passed away at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi on December 3, 2015. Sandi, as she was commonly known, loved riding horses, going to the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Obituary – Ms. Francis Arlene Griffin

Ms. Francis Arlene Griffin, 79, passed away on November 30, 2015 at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Grenada, MS. Viewing was Saturday, December 5, 2015 at Liberty United Methodist Church in Eupora, MS from 10 am until service time.

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Dec. 12, 1940 Lighting Contest for Christmas As in the custom each year, the Eupora Garden Club is sponsoring a lighting contest for the Christmas season. The contest will be judged on originality and effectiveness with out-of-town…

God remembers his faithful servant

From Liberty UMC Once again we bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

Spelling Bee

Eupora Elementary School classroom Spelling Bee winners: