Alma Barnett

Jan. 7, 2014

Services for Alma Barnett, 75, of Eupora were Jan. 9, 2013, at Cumberland Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronald Barnett officiating. Burial was in Clarkson Cemetery.

She was born Nov. 24, 1938, in Bolivar County. … Read more

WCSB approves payment to architectural firm

From Staff Reports


The Webster County School Board handled various agenda items at its Dec. 9 meeting, minutes reflect.

As requested by Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, the board approved issuance of a $3,649.80 check to Bailey Architecture Education … Read more

Eupora hoopsters open region play with splits

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times


It was an up and down week for the Eupora High School basketball teams, but both the Eagles and Lady Eagles bounced back from region losses to Calhoun City to take key league … Read more

Spencer in concert at Soul’s Haven Church

From Press Reports


Soul’s Haven Church announces that Kevin Spencer will be performing at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Soul’s Haven Church is located at 808 Grady Road, Eupora. A love offering will be taken Sunday night, and refreshments will be … Read more

Time Capsules

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

EW’s Patterson to play in all-star game

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