Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
Jan. 19, 1939
Bill Evans Enters Grocery Business
Bill Evans, popular Eupora businessman, formerly of Bellefontaine, has purchased an interest in Griffin’s Cash Grocery, a splendid new grocery store, and … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times
Since her freshman year, East Webster basketball standout Quantesha Patterson has dreamed of playing on the college level one day.
Those dreams took a big step in the right direction when she … Read more
Otorro Allen, DOB 10-04-81, BM; SO10: failure to pay child support.
James Haguewood, DOB 09-21-85, BM Mathiston 1: burglary of a commercial building.
Donaven L. McLaurin, DOB 11-21-90, BM; G25; no insurance and suspended DL.
Shawn … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
City leaders are awaiting results of a study of Eupora’s water rates after hearing concerns about a proposed rate increase to the Sapa Water Association.
On Nov. 16, the Eupora Board of Aldermen … Read more
East Webster Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for Term 2:
A Honor Roll
First Grade: Hannah Abbott, Logan Andrews, Brelyn Blessike, Annon Boykin, Jase Caraway, Brenlee Clark, Maxwell Egger, Levi Elkins, Hardy Fason, Macey Frost, Tate Garton, Jordan … Read more
By Marica Bernstein
“What does history mean to you? Is it alive, or is it dead and buried in the past? Is it a list of dry happenings with drier dates, or is it full of exciting or solemn … Read more