1st Reindeer Race great success

Art the Reindeer with some of the Kids Fun Run participants

By Craig Bjorgum

Despite the chilly morning on Nov. 15, 66 runners and walkers of all ages participated in the first Reindeer Race in Eupora.

As a kickoff to the Eupora Christmas Market, 40 runners and walkers took to the … Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/24/14

Weight Watchers
The new session of Weight Watchers begins at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora on Jan. 8. The class meets every Thursday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the education classroom.

The Mississippi Department of Education offers employees a discount of 15 … Read more

Time Capsules – 12/24/14

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Dec. 28, 1939

Various Clubs Have Parties
On Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock members of the Junior League enjoyed a Christmas tree at the residence of their counselor, Miss Mildred … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/24/14

Prep Basketball
TBA — Columbus Christian Holiday Tournament (East Webster entered)
Women’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Southeastern Louisiana at Ole Miss
7 p.m. — Arkansas-Pine Bluff at … Read more

Our gifts: pets an extension of Santa

By Michael Brannon

Dec. 25, 2013
On this quiet Christmas morning, the thought crossed my mind about the number of people who do not believe in Santa Claus and how they miss the joy this day brings.

You see, Santa … Read more

Jail Docket – 12/24/14

Dec. 16
Nanette Ezell, DOB 06-28-85, WF; Webster 9: identity theft and computer fraud.
John Russell, DOB 08-21-54, WM; Webster 6: no … Read more

NMMC-Eupora encourages ATV safety

From Press Reports

Is someone in your life getting an all-terrain vehicle from Santa this year? ATVs make an amazing gift, but they are not a toy.

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora offers these ATV safety tips to help make your … Read more

911 Calls – 12/24/14

Dec. 15
10:09 p.m., suspicious activity, Hwy. 403; Mathiston PD responds.

Dec. 16
11:34 p.m., medical, Second Avenue; EMS responds.
5:45 p.m., … Read more

Lady Wolverines improve to 8-0 with win over Houlka

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

Quantesha Patterson poured in 22 points and pulled down 16 rebounds to lead the 8-0 Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School to a convincing 59-25 win over visiting Houlka last Thursday night.… Read more