Vickers House marks 100th birthday

Ralph Jackson stands in the doorway of the Vickers House. He is a third-generation descendent of William Owen Vickers, the builder of the house

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

“A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.”

Celebrating 100 years, the Vickers House stands proud and straight as any house built with the most … Read more

Calendar of Events

Ackerman

Christmas Parade

The Ackerman Christmas Parade will be at 6 p.m. today, Dec. 5.

Christmas Market

Eupora’s Christmas Market will be Saturday in downtown Eupora. For more information, contact Christmas Market Director Stephanie Stewart at 258-6452.

OES chili saleRead more

911 Calls

Nov. 24

Suspicious person, Crowley Road; Webster SO responds.

Locked car, Mt. Vernon Road; Eupora PD responds.

7:05 p.m., alarm, Gifford Street; EPD responds.

7:54 p.m., spotlighting, Airport Road; F&W responds.

10:43 p.m., gas drive-off, West Roane Avenue; EPD responds.… Read more

Supes discuss land options in Walthall

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

County supervisors discussed possible new building sites for the courthouse within Walthall city limits during their first monthly meeting Monday.

The Webster County and Walthall governing boards met together Nov. 18 to discuss … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 8, 1938

New Type Residence is Completed

Mr. and Mrs. John C. Hodges moved into their handsome new residence Monday which was recently completed by the contractors. This splendid … Read more

Lady Wolverines moved to 5-1 with win over Houston

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Sometimes things just click.

That’s what happened for the Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School on Tuesday night as they began to figure out Houston High School’s full-court press in the fourth … Read more