Category: News

Legals – 08/05/15

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Webster County Board of Supervisors Owner P.O. Box 398, Walthall, MS 39771 Address Sealed BIDS for PARKER ROBERSON ROAD will be received by the Webster County Board of Supervisors located at 2980 East Roane Avenue, Eupora, MS…

Full Webster Progress Times Electronic Version 07/29/15

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Churches sponsor ‘Bible Club at the Lake’

For the WPT Volunteers from Harvest Bible Fellowship Church of Rochester, N.Y., hosted a special “Bible Club at the Lake” event at the pavilion at Whites Creek Lake from June 20-23. The week closed with a block party/carnival in the…

Control, manage squirrels on your property

By Jessica Tegt Wildlife Extension Professor MSU Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture Squirrels look cute and cuddly, but anyone who tries to feed birds knows they can be persistent thieves at the bird feeder. Although squirrels traditionally gather nuts,…

Super Summer

Student Minister Kevin Barnette (front, r.) and his wife, Taylor (front, second from l.), gather with First Baptist Church of Eupora youth at Super Summer. Student participants include Taylor South, Madison Hester, Clayton Mixon, Alana Hunter, Madeline Mixon, Parker Blaylock…

Elected officials’ duties, responsibilities

Offices listed are only those that will be listed on ballots on the Aug. 4 Democratic and Republican primaries in Webster County. • Constable: Constables shall keep and preserve the peace within their county, by aiding and assisting in executing the…

Lodge honors Booth

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Eupora Lodge #423 presented Brother Glenn Booth his 50-year certificate and 50-year pin for faithful service in the Masonic organization at its regular meeting July 13. Secretary Ted Wilson (second from l.) is presenting the certificate and pin…

The crowning of Ms. Dairy Bar 1965

By Sue Lowe Helen Bowen and Bowen’s Dairy Bar … a part of the history and memories of ’50s and ’60s Eupora teenagers! Eupora High School’s Class of 1965 had its 50th reunion July 10 and 11, and the theme…

Ag awareness

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Program chairman Michael Kolb welcomes guest speaker Greg Gibson to the July 21 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club. Gibson, member services director for the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation, spoke about the Farm Families of Mississippi ag awareness…