Monthly Archives: 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…

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…

Obituaries

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…

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…

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…

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.…

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…

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…

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…

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…