Letters to the editor – 10/07/15

Thanks from Calvary Baptist
We want to thank The Webster Progress-Times for publishing the announcement for the 60th anniversary celebration at Calvary Baptist Church.

Attendance was great, and the publicity in the Progress-Times helped with that. You are always so … Read more

Coming home for church’s anniversary

By Michael Brannon

We passed the Walthall sign and the anticipation seemed to take a new set of wings as we neared Eupora for the 125th anniversary of First Baptist Church on Sept. 20. How can one explain the lifting … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/30/15

Water’s getting more expensive
The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water.

Though the AP report tends to focus on … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/23/15

Too much Trump
Jealous and baffled by the attention that celebrity presidential candidate Donald Trump has been given, most of his Republican rivals spent Wednesday night’s debate trying to knock him down a few notches.… Read more

FBC Eupora to celebrate 125th Anniversary

By Gwen Sisson

It is the stuff life is made of, and for 125 years, the friends and families of First Baptist Church of Eupora have celebrated weddings and funerals, baby dedications, anniversary and birthday celebrations.

All of the special … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/16/15

Watch out for deer

The recent snap in cool weather has been a welcome change from the long, hot summer that’s typical of the Delta.

But as the temperatures drop and as deer hunting and mating seasons approach, that also … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/09/15

Highway havoc is on the rise
The most recent report on U.S. highway fatalities was a disturbing and somewhat confusing bag.
In the first six months of this year, traffic deaths were up 14 percent. Injuries were higher by a … Read more

Jesus died that we might live an abundant life

By Bro. J.B .Rowe

Why did Jesus die? We can answer this question in a nutshell with a few words of scripture and leave it there, such as, “Behold, a virgin shall conceive and bring forth a son,” — “And … Read more