Thanksgiving Feast

Eupora Elementary School fed over 829 students, teachers and family members on Nov. 19. Among those enjoying the meal are the White family (Above) and Hitt family (left). EES thanks everyone that came to celebrate Thanksgiving! 

Webster County Storytime

The Webster County Library was bustling with the sounds of excited children as they arrived for storytime on Dec. 9. After visiting with friends, the children joined in singing “Jingle Bells,” “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” and “We Wish You a…

‘10 Fat Turkeys’ at Maben storytime

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library We read about “10 Fat Turkeys” during storytime at the Maben Public Library on Nov. 20. These turkeys were fooling around on a fence. We counted down until no turkeys were left. The…

God is the Promise Keeper

From Liberty UMC Liberty United Methodist Church and the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor greet you again this week. We have entered the third week of Advent. People all over the world are anticipating Christmas Day. Our pastor is preparing us for…

Lesson learned from death on the farm

By Charlie Saunders It was in the mid-’50s that this incident happened. All people mentioned are deceased and I can feel free to mention names and places that I can recall here 50 years later. My brother Bill Gary was…

It’s not too late to feed the birds

By James L. Cummins Special to The Progress Times Christmas is fast approaching and many of us are looking forward to visiting with family and friends and eating turkey and dressing (and for the record, my mother makes the best…