Category: News

Defense powers Eupora to 14-7 season-opening win

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times First-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards knew exactly where his 2015 Eagles were going to have to build their success this season, especially in the early stages. “We knew we were…

Punt, Pass & Kick Contest upcoming

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club is sponsoring its annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest on Sept. 12 at the East Webster High School football field in Cumberland. This is a change from years…

New Bully has local ties

By Leah Barbour Mississippi State University STARKVILLE — Super Bulldog Weekend 2015 was already in full swing that cool, damp April morning. Thousands of Mississippi State fans were flooding into Davis Wade Stadium. The Maroon and White Game would kick…

MASS Scholarship

Congratulations to Trey Pittman, a May graduate of Eupora High School, who was selected to receive a Mississippi Association of School Superintendents Scholarship. He was one of 12 recipients selected from over 118 candidates.

Wolverines win opener, looking to tighten up against Tigers

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times There have been some huge goals set for the East Webster football team this season and veteran head coach Doug Wilson says his squad is going to need to continue to improve in some…

The fog of party transformation

By Dr. Marty Wiseman Politics: Where are we? It taxes the memory to recall when the political landscape looked so unfamiliar. Do you ever get the sense that we are witnessing the collapse and potentially even the disappearance of the…

Revival for residents

Long Term Care residents from NMMC-Eupora enjoyed a three-day revival with worship services and singing earlier this summer.

Trip to Trace-Way

Residents from Golden Living Center-Eupora are on their way to Trace-Way Restaurant.

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect June sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities. The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $37,184, which is up about less than 1 percent from…

It’s a jungle at storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Webster County Public Library hosted 13 children for storytime on Aug. 19. After a time of looking at books, playing with puzzles and visiting with friends, everyone gathered for a story.