Monthly Archives: June 2013

Eupora Police Department Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges/incidents during May: Speeding, 24; suspended driver’s license, three; suspended driver’s license-implied consent, two; no driver’s license (expired), one; disregard for traffic device, one; seatbelt violation, one; expired tag, one; no tag, two; no…

Three county players on State Games baseball team

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times   Three local players will be a part of the District 4 All-Star team that will take part in the State Games of Mississippi Baseball Tournament at Meridian Community College’s Scaggs Field on June 19-23.…

City accepts HOME bids

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   The Eupora Board of Aldermen has accepted housing contractor bids for two houses involved in the city’s Homeowner Rehabilitation Grant. The city has received a grant from the Mississippi Development Authority to demolish…

Jail Docket

June 3 Angela Kay Smith, DOB 01-22-77, WF; SO7: suspended DL. Angela Kay Smith, DOB 01-22-77, WF; Maben 1: uttering forgery. Charles Ray Hunt, DOB 08-24-80, BM; Eupora 3: shoplifting. June 5 Lewis Bright, DOB 05-16-69, WM; MDOC: court. Paige…

Calendar of Events

Instrumental Music Festival The Chickasaw County Instrumental Music Festival will be June 15 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. at Joe Brigance Memorial Park in Houston. For more information call 1-800-931-8120. Bring your lawn chairs. Mathiston Summer Reading Program The 2013 Summer…

Obituaries

Lucille Ray Downing June 3, 2013 Services for Lucille Ray Downing, 93, of Eupora were June 7, 2013, at Salem Independent Methodist Church near Ackerman with the Revs. Lynn Downing, Jim Reed and Rob Faulk officiating. Burial was in French…

911 calls

June 4 9:38 a.m., alarm, Westwood Park; Eupora PD responds. 4;35 p.m., medical, McBride Street; Maben FD, EMS respond. 4:48 p.m., medical, Hwy. 82; Tomnolen FD, EMS respond. 6:07 p.m., dispute, Airport Road; Webster SO responds. 9 pm., trespassing, Second…

Board seeks proposals for sale of credit line notes

From Staff Reports   Webster County School District board members have authorized solicitation of proposals for the sale of line of credit notes. Jim Young, attorney with Young Law Group, discussed obtaining proposals for the sale of line of credit…

Church News

Father’s Day service World Harvest Outreach Ministries will have a Father’s Day service at 6 p.m. June 16. Dr. Bob Meek will be the speaker. The church will observe the Ordinance of Communion and all fathers will be honored. Pastors Bobby…

Center water system issues boil-water alert

From Staff Reports   The Webster Center Water Association has issued a boil-water alert until further notice because of a loss in water pressure. Billy Smith, president of the water system, issued the advisory Tuesday night. He said water pressure…