Month: April 2013

Garan site plan being presented

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A conceptual site plan for the former Garan property will be
presented to the Eupora Board of Aldermen this afternoon.

Jeremy Murdock will present the plan to the board at 4 p.m. today. He… Read more

Water project to serve Cumberland, EHWS

From Press Reports

A water storage project funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission
will provide water service to 225 households and three businesses in
Webster County, which is an ARC-designated distressed county.

The project, which entails an ARC grant in … Read more


James Thomas Croft
April 8, 2013
Graveside services for James Thomas Croft, 67, of Eupora were April
13, 2013, at Greensboro Cemetery with the Rev. James Caffey officiating.
He was born June 30, 1945, in Tupelo to the late Tommie … Read more

Luminaria Ceremony will feature Duncan

From Press Reports

Beth Duncan of Eupora will be the featured speaker for the Luminaria
Ceremony starting at 9 p.m. during Webster County’s 2013 Relay for
Life event.

Duncan, 10 years after major pancreatic surgery, will be speaking on
the … Read more

ICT2 classes learn about networks

From School Reports

Clint Hester visited Ruth Draine’s ICT2 classes at Eupora High School
on April 3 to discuss one of the class’ primary units: Networking.

Hester, the technology coordinator for Webster County Schools,
covered different types of networks and … Read more

Pepper assists in service day

From Press Reports

Five Holmes Community College Forest Technology and Conservation Law
Enforcement Technology students participated in the Take Pride in
America service day at the Choctaw Recreation Area in the Tombigbee
National Forest.

They included Rachael Pepper of Eupora.… Read more

Week honors public safety dispatchers

From Press Reports

The week of April 14-20 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators
Week. This is an opportunity to honor the women and men who serve as
our public safety dispatchers.

They are the voice at the other end of … Read more

Jada Melton’s new recording completed

By Don Pounds
Don Pounds
Music Productions

Don Pounds Music Productions is proud to announce the completion of
our newest recording by our award-winning artist Jada Melton. The
album is titled “All Aboard.”

Our production company normally does not record … Read more

Garden Club stocks up at MSU plant sale

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

STARKVILLE — In between rain showers, cold weather and the best-laid
plans, the ladies of the Maben Home and Garden Club caravanned to the
Mississippi State University Horticulture Club annual plant sale on
April … Read more

Calendar of Events

Benefit account
established for
Lollar family
A benefit account has been established at Regions Bank for the Johnny
Lollar family, which lost its home on Peppertown Road to fire April 15.
If you would like to help this family, tax-exempt … Read more