Category: News

City to celebrate 125th birthday

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The city of Eupora is making plans to celebrate the 125th anniversary of its incorporation.

May 14 will mark Eupora’s 125th anniversary of official cityhood and a commemoration is set for that Thursday afternoon … Read more

East Central’s Ken Karcher does it his way

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

DECATUR— Ken Karcher is not your typical college football coach, but he’s okay with that.

While the former Notre Dame, Tulane and NFL quarterback certainly enjoys winning football games, the East Central Community College … Read more

Wolverines stretch winning streak to seven games

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The East Webster baseball team picked up six wins last week to extend its winning streak to seven games and improve to 16-2 on the season.

The Wolverines were set to host Louisville on … Read more

Calendar of Events – 04/15/15

French Camp Rodeo
French Camp Academy will sponsor a rodeo event April 17 and 18 at the Riding Arena and Stables. A mini-rodeo for children will be April 16 beginning at 9 a.m. Tickets are $5 per child.

Gates open … Read more

Jail Docket – 04/15/15

April 6
James A. Smith, DOB 03-05-73, BM; Eupora 5: public drunk and resisting arrest.
April 11… Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/15/15

WED, APRIL 15
Junior College Softball
2 p.m. — Itawamba at Jackson (Tenn.) State (DH)
College Baseball
6:30 p.m. — UT-Martin at Ole Miss
College Softball
8 p.m. — South Alabama at Mississippi State… Read more

Civil War Round Table’s year’s final meeting set

The final meeting of the Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table’s 2014-2015 Campaign will be held Tuesday evening, April 21, at 7:00 p.m., at 106 Miley Road, Golden Triangle Planning and Development Building Conference Room.… Read more

Obituaries – 04/15/15

Henry Alton Byrd
April 8, 2015
Services for Henry Alton Byrd, 86, of Eupora were April 13, 2015, at Wise-Reed Funeral Home with the Rev. Benny Hill officiating. Burial was in Montevista Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 10, 1929, to … Read more