Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

May 11, 1939

Around the County Seat
Little Miss Sarah Hodges spent Friday with friends here.
Mrs. Floyd Carroll Jr. has as her guests for the week her sister and … Read more

‘To Mother with Love, Mary and Bill’

By Marica Bernstein
Books Bygone

Despite popular belief, Mother’s Day was not cooked up by a greeting card company.
On May 9, 1914, President Wilson, following the adoption of a congressional resolution, proclaimed that the second Sunday in May be … Read more

Hospital offers help for sleep disorder sufferers

Lydia Cain, Respiratory Therapy director at NMMC-Eupora,  and Will Edmonson, M.D., medical director of NMMC-Eupora’s Sleep Center

From Press Reports

Obstructive sleep apnea is a disorder in which a person’s breathing repeatedly stops and starts during sleep. It is potentially a very serious disease.
Of the types of sleep disorders, obstructive sleep apnea is the most common. … Read more

Lady Eagles close out season with 15-11 mark

The team congratulating Hannah McDowell after her grand slam home run.

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

Fifteen hits weren’t enough for Eupora High School against Hatley in the second-round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs.
Hatley recorded 23 runs and 17 hits to win the opening … Read more