Category: News

County schedules Waterworks Road work

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora officials met with the Webster County Board of Supervisors last week to discuss the planned repaving of a city street.

Mayor Dan Burchfield and Alderman at-large Jerry Gary met with supervisors on May … Read more

City’s 125th birthday celebration Thursday

From Staff Reports

Thursday marks the 125th anniversary of Eupora’s incorporation and the city invites the public to a celebration that afternoon commemorating this milestone.

Eupora was incorporated May 14, 1890, and the city will celebrate its 125th birthday beginning … Read more

Gifts for mother


A beautiful day in May brought 14 children and their moms and grandmothers to the Webster County Library to visit, sing and listen to stories.  … Read more

Locals in Calhoun City dance recital

Claire Henderson, Greer Blaylock and Darby Claire Caviness

From press reports

Studio on the Square will present its spring dance recital this Saturday at the Calhoun City High School auditorium.… Read more

Lady Wolverines top Eupora to reach State Championship series

Lady Wolverine Kendall Wilkinson

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Mamie Hollenhead, Autumn Frost, Kendall Wilkinson, and Kandler Flora have been on a mission this season with a third consecutive MHSAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch Softball Championship being the only satisfactory result of their quest.… Read more

JOY Club meets at FBC Eupora

Herring and Faulkenbery

From Church Reports

First Baptist Church of Eupora’s Minister of Music John Herring shared a few favorite hymns at JOY Club at FBC Eupora on April 28.… Read more

Bank donates to basketball team


Bank of Mantee President David Hill has given a donation to the East Webster Lady Wolverines basketball team. Principal Bill Brand accepted and appreciates the donation on behalf of the team.… Read more

Lewis earns Eagle Scout Award

Lewis and McBroom

For the Progress-Times

Justin Lewis, 18, son of Mike and Missy Lewis of Eupora, has earned the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers to Scouts, the Eagle Scout Award.

Justin was recognized at an Eagle Scout Court … Read more