911 Calls

Aug. 26

9:41 p.m., medical, Joiner Drive; Maben FD, EMS respond.

11:14 p.m., break-in, Mt. Vernon Road; Eupora PD responds.

Aug. 27

8:03 a.m., alarm, North Gold; EPD.

11:03 a.m., medical, Swayze Street; EMS, Mathiston FD respond.

8:05 p.m., medical, … Read more

Students score MCT2 rewards

From School Reports


Eupora Elementary School students scoring Advanced in one area and Proficient in another area of Language and Math on the MCT2 test in the spring of 2013 were treated to a trip to Los Encinos and … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Sept. 8, 1938

Cotton Now Comes in Colors

Creating considerable interest is a stalk of cotton displayed this week in the windows of The Webster Progress. In all ways, it … Read more


Dovie T. Reed

Aug. 27, 2013

Services for Dovie Thomas Reed, 95, were Aug. 30, 1013, at First Baptist Church of Mathiston. Burial was in Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

The daughter of the late Otha and Daisy Dalma … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Football

7 p.m. — Choctaw County at North Pontotoc

7 p.m. — Nettleton at East Webster

7 p.m. — Eupora at Winona

7 p.m. — Kemper County at French Camp

7 p.m. — Louisville at Noxubee … Read more

Wolverines rally for dramatic win over Noxapater

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times


With the Wolverines just 12 minutes away from suffering their first loss of the football season, a young East Webster team came up with a series of big plays that resulted in … Read more

Eagles wow FCA with ‘efficient’ first half

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times


Junior Graham has seen a lot of first halves of football games in his storied coaching career, but if could replay the first two quarters his Eupora Eagles put together last Friday … Read more

Miller pleads guilty to sex charges


By Amanda Sexton Ferguson

Emmerich Newspapers


WINONA — Christopher Lamar Miller, 39, of Winona has pleaded guilty to nine felony sex charges and six misdemeanor sex charges.

Miller entered his plea before Judge Clarence Morgan III in Kosciusko on … Read more

Davis Birth

Lillian Grace Davis

Isabella Davis

Lillian Grace and Isabella Davis were born June 9, 2013, to parents Josh and Jeannie Davis at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

They both weighed 5 pounds and 7 ounces.

Grandparents are Dr. … Read more

Jail docket

Aug. 19

Billie Jean Halderman, DOB 07-13-61, WF; Eupora 3: possession of paraphernalia.

David L. Patterson, DOB 08-18-57, BM; E7: possession of controlled substance within 1,500 feet of a church.

Aug. 20

Justin Wayne Mann, DOB 07-21-82, WM; SO2: cyberstalking.… Read more