Banks racks up preseason awards

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times Former East Webster High School standout football player and Mississippi State defensive back Johnthan Banks has racked up a prolific amount of 2012 preseason honors. Banks was added to the Bednarik Award Watch List,…

Customers enjoy cool morning at market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market MABEN — A cool August morning sounds like a contradiction in terms, but that’s exactly what folks enjoyed last Saturday at the Maben Farmers’ Market. Nellie Blade was busy selling chances on the…

Fields to lead worship at Eupora FUMC

Special to the WPT Maura McIntosh Fields thought she had faced the hardest challenges of her life a long time ago. She had dealt with the sudden death of her first true love; she had survived a divorce as the…

Collision remains under investigation

From Staff Reports A pickup and a semi-trailer truck collided about 3 p.m. Tuesday on U.S. 82 west of Eupora at the Highway 182/Whitt Road intersection. The vehicles involved were a 2002 Dodge Dakota pickup driven by Jeremy Dixon, 34,…