Dewitt W. ‘Top’

Vowell Sr.

Nov. 6, 2016

Services for Dewitt Wilson “Top” Vowell Sr., 75, were Nov. 9, 2016, at Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in Weir Cemetery.

He was born Dec. … Read more

Great American Smokeout is Thursday

From Press Reports


A smoked turkey is probably on the list this holiday season, but cross off tobacco products.

This year, take part in the American Cancer Society’s 2017 Great American Smokeout on Thursday, when smokers choose to go … Read more

Maben storytime about pumpkins

By Librarian Mary Boutwell

Maben Public Library


It was a pumpkin carving kind of day at the Maben Public Library on Oct. 21.MPL:Helping11-16

We read “The Pumpkin Patch Parable.” It told of a farmer and the vegetables he grew, … Read more

MDWFP presents lake management proposal

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times


Officials with the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks have presented a proposal for management of Whites Creek Lake to the Eupora Board of Aldermen.

Fisheries biologists Keith Meals and Dennis Riecke … Read more

Veterans Day program


RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Clayton Allen (left) and other local veterans post American flags representing every fallen soldier of the armed forces from Webster County at the veterans monument by the Eupora Post Office. They were participating in the Veterans Day memorial

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