Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
50 Years Ago: Dec. 31, 1964
Burglars Hit Local Company
Sometimes last Saturday night, burglars entered the Wonder Bread plant in Eupora by forcing open the back door.
The intruders drilled through concrete … Read more
8:04 a.m., intruder, Dunlap Street; Eupora PD responds.
10:36 a.m., medical, Greensboro Road; EMS, Tomnolen FD respond.
11:23 a.m., medical, Cumberland Road; EMS, Maben FD respond.
12:19 p.m., medical, North Sapa Road; EMS responds.
1:14 p.m., welfare check, … Read more
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
Academic and technical students at Holmes Community College with exemplary quality point averages are recognized at the end of the fall and spring semesters by being named to the President’s or Dean’s list.
To be eligible for such recognition a … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
The Eupora High School girls basketball split a pair of basketball games in the Travis Outlaw Dunk at the Hump played at Mississippi State University’s Humphrey Coliseum last week.
The Lady Eagles took a … Read more
‘The Interview’ hits theaters
Editorial by Jack Ryan
It was surprising to see the Sony Pictures movie studio, with a little prompting from President Obama and freedom-of-speech advocates, release “The Interview” online as well as in 300 theaters across the … Read more
From Press Reports
The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally held in August selected Palmer Home for Children as its benefiting charity. Palmer Home received the donation check for $7,182.90 on Dec. 12.
“We try to keep our charities local and we try … Read more
Kenneth Douglas, DOB 02—22-62, WM; A&A Bail Bonds: bond surrendered: grand larceny.
Amber Robinson, DOB 02-01-88, WF; Eupora 4: warrant — failure to pay.… Read more
Liberty UMC extends thanks
The Liberty United Methodist Church family and I thank the Liberty family for their efforts and contributions on the proposed Life Center.… Read more
Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
After reading and watching “The Life and Death of King John” by William Shakespeare, I formulated 25 questions. My students will be choosing a question to address in the public … Read more