Category: News

Lodge honors Booth


Eupora Lodge #423 presented Brother Glenn Booth his 50-year certificate and 50-year pin for faithful service in the Masonic organization at its regular meeting July 13. Secretary Ted Wilson (second from l.) is presenting the certificate and pin … Read more

The crowning of Ms. Dairy Bar 1965

Helen Bowen proudly wears her crown as Ms. Dairy Bar 1965.  She was crowned at the 50-year reunion of Eupora High’s Class of 1965.

By Sue Lowe

Helen Bowen and Bowen’s Dairy Bar … a part of the history and memories of ’50s and ’60s Eupora teenagers!

Eupora High School’s Class of 1965 had its 50th reunion July 10 and 11, and the theme … Read more

Ag awareness


Program chairman Michael Kolb welcomes guest speaker Greg Gibson to the July 21 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club. Gibson, member services director for the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation, spoke about the Farm Families of Mississippi ag awareness … Read more

Eupora’s Johnson signs baseball scholarship with Blue Mountain

Fowler and Rusty Johnson.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

All Rusty Johnson was looking for was a chance.

That’s exactly what he got when Blue Mountain College offered the Eupora High School baseball standout a baseball scholarship earlier this month.

“I have been … Read more

Voters must show photo ID card


From Press Reports

All Mississippians voting at the polls are required to show a photo ID card. Also, individuals voting in person by absentee ballot in person in the circuit clerk’s office are required to show a photo ID.… Read more

Todd Mitchell seeks to serve as Webster County Constable Post 2

Todd Mitchell

My name is Todd Mitchell. I am the son of Jerry Mitchell and the late Martha Mitchell, also, the brother to Sheriff Tim Mitchell. I am married to Tiffany Mitchell and we share 5 beautiful children together.… Read more

Once an Eagle, always an Eagle: class has 50th reunion

Members of Eupora High School’s Class of 1965 gather at the Country Club during their 50-year reunion.

By Sue Lowe

The 50th reunion of the Eupora High School Class of 1965 gave the members and honorees a time to relive high school memories as they gathered for this special celebration. There are class reunions but this 50th … Read more

Assist at Winona fire


Fire crews from Tomnolen and Mathiston were dispatched to Winona the night of July 20 to assist with fighting a fire that destroyed SuperValu, the city’s lone grocery store. They were among firefighters from six counties who came … Read more

Meek seeks Election as Webster County Justice Court Judge District 2


From Staff Reports

Jacqueline Gary Meek has announced her candidacy for Justice Court Judge, District 2, Webster County, Mississippi. Jacqueline said, “Justice Court is a very important court, maybe the most important court in the county. It certainly handles the … Read more