Calendar of Events

Prairie Opportunity public hearing Prairie Opportunity Inc. Community Action Agency will conduct a public hearing on Aug. 7 at 3 p.m. at the Eupora Community Center, located at 150 N. Dunn St. This meeting is to inform the public of…

Clinic announces new providers, hours

From Press Reports   Jack Huffman, M.D., and Sandra Oswalt, CFNP, will be seeing patients at Eupora Family Medical Clinic beginning July 31. Eupora Family Medical Clinic will also feature new, extended hours beginning July 31. The clinic will be…

Obituary

Mary Catherine Wise July 19, 2017 Services for Mary Catherine Wise, 87, of Ackerman were July 22, 2017, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in Enon Cemetery. She was born Dec. 23,…

Removal of Confederate statues: an essay

Opinion by Pete Shumpert   Regarding removal of Confederate statues — Lincoln quotes and actions: 1. In Lincoln’s Aug. 21, 1858, debate with Stephen Douglas, he said, “I have no purpose to introduce political or social equality between the white and…

Board names new East Webster principals

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   East Webster elementary and high schools now have new principals following action taken by the Webster County School Board. Bill Brand’s resignation as principal of East Webster High School ultimately led to the…

Eupora Football Schedule

By Robbie Robertson Webster Progress Times   Aug. 11 J.Z. George Aug. 18 Water Valley Aug. 25 Newton Sept. 2 French Camp Sept. 8 at West Tallahatchie Sept. 15        at Choctaw County Sept. 22       …