Category: News

Lady Wolverines take thriller over Neshoba Central to remain undefeated

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress TImes Two of East Webster’s last four slow-pitch softball wins have come in dramatic fashion, as the Lady Wolverines headed into Tuesday’s home match-up with Bruce with a 13-0 record. The Lady Wolverines nipped Houston…

Larry C’s

CHARLOTTE NEWMAN/STAFF A ribbon cutting was held Sept. 11 for Larry C’s at its new location in Eupora, 2801 Roane Ave. Participating are Evelyn Weeks, Kenny Holland,

Maben storytime about Chrysanthemum

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Storytime started out good Friday at the Maben Public Library. We had eight children to attend. We read a story about Chrysanthemum, a little mouse who started school. She was picked on because her…

Calendar of Events – 09/16/15

EHS Alumni Association tent The Eupora High School Alumni Association invites graduates of Eupora High to visit the alumni tent at the EHS Homecoming on Sept. 18 at Wofford Field. Weight Watchers Weight Watchers is starting a new class beginning…

MSU falls just short against SEC rival LSU, 21-19

From school reports STARKVILLE — No. 14 LSU (1-0, 1-0 SEC) beat No. 25 Mississippi State (1-1, 0-1) 21-19 on Saturday night in Starkville to open the 2015 Southeastern Conference season. MSU’s senior quarterback Dak Prescott completed 34-of-52 passes for…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/16/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. I encourage you to visit the website titled Reader’s Digest: Word Power. This web page provides vocabulary-building words from its “Word Power” column, audio pronunciations and techniques to help you…

FBC Eupora to celebrate 125th Anniversary

By Gwen Sisson It is the stuff life is made of, and for 125 years, the friends and families of First Baptist Church of Eupora have celebrated weddings and funerals, baby dedications, anniversary and birthday celebrations. All of the special…

Aldermen adopt FY 2016 budget

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Eupora Board of Aldermen adopted the new city budget during its Sept. 8 meeting. The budget for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2016, was adopted with no discussion other than City Clerk…

Sow perennial flowers in the fall

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel Extension Horticulture Specialists Sow seeds of most perennial wildflowers, especially spring and early summer bloomers, in the fall from September through November. They are naturally adapted to and benefit from fall rains and cold…