Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: April 13, 1939 Eupora Proud of New Phones At 9:15 Tuesday morning when the 1894 installed hand-crank type of telephone was supplanted by

Lady Wolverines undefeated in region play

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster won all four the of the fast-patch softball games they played last week, including a pair of region games. EW rolled to a 16-1 win over

Mississippi Counties to share $5.3 million

From press reports Nearly three dozen Mississippi counties will benefit from $5.3 million in Secure Rural Schools funding being released by the U.S. Forest Service, according to U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.). The funding, authorized by the Secure Rural Schools…

EMCC men take first place win in Northwest rodeo

From school reports The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team captured the program’s third team title in four years by claiming first-place honors this past weekend at the Landers Dodge/U.S. Army Rodeo hosted by Northwest Mississippi Community College.  Presented…

Eagles fare well in MHSAA State Powerlifting meet

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times Five Eupora High School competitors had strong performances in the MHSAA Class 2A State Powerlifting Meet at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on Saturday. Tamoris Draine and Jarques McBride each