Home, Garden Club travels to ‘Serengeti’

For the WPT

The Gala Gallivant Gals of the Maben Home and Garden Club traveled to the Serengeti of Africa — Bill Poe’s garden in Starkville — on Oct. 16 for a most unusual tour.

After the welcome was made, … Read more

Calendar of Events

Benefit Saturday for Stewart VFD A benefit for the Stewart Volunteer Fire Department will be at noon Nov. 10. Chicken plates will be available for $7 (served with baked beans, slaw or chips, dessert and drink). Hamburger and hot dog … Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Nov. 11, 1937 Jitney-Jungle Offers Many Unusual Values In a full-page advertisement in this issue of The Webster Progress, G.E. Childs, owner of the Jitney Jungle store is offering hundreds of grocery items at prices far below … Read more

Newton named new city clerk

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Aldermen on Tuesday named Gail Newton as Eupora’s new city clerk.

She has been a deputy clerk employed by the Water Department since 2001. Newton will succeed City Clerk Lesa Hardin, who presented a … Read more