Monthly Archives: September 2013

Davis Birth

Lillian Grace Davis Isabella Davis Lillian Grace and Isabella Davis were born June 9, 2013, to parents Josh and Jeannie Davis at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. They both weighed 5 pounds and 7 ounces. Grandparents are Dr.…

Jail docket

Aug. 19 Billie Jean Halderman, DOB 07-13-61, WF; Eupora 3: possession of paraphernalia. David L. Patterson, DOB 08-18-57, BM; E7: possession of controlled substance within 1,500 feet of a church. Aug. 20 Justin Wayne Mann, DOB 07-21-82, WM; SO2: cyberstalking.…

911 Calls

Aug. 19 8:05 a.m., locked vehicle, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds. 10:18 a.m., Choctaw County; transferred to Choctaw 911. 10:34 a.m., water issue, Smith Road; utility responds. 10:43 a.m., 911 hang-up, North Joliff; EPD responds. 12:40 p.m., medical, Hwy.…

Upcoming sports schedule

TUESDAY, SEPT. 3 Prep Softball 6 p.m. — Eupora at Nanih Waiya 6 p.m. — French Camp at Coffeeville 6:30 — East Webster at Philadelphia Junior High Football TBA — Eupora at Choctaw County Junior College Soccer 2/4 p.m. —…

Sales tax receipts down

From Staff Reports   Eupora and Mathiston’s sales tax revenues for June were down from the same month last year, new reports show. The city of Eupora posted June collections of $36,121, down 1.4 percent from the $36,646 received in…

Calendar of Events

Springhill School reunion Aug. 31 Springhill School reunion (Webster County) will be Aug. 31 beginning at 10 a.m. in the Springhill School building. The school operated from 1927-57. Anyone who attended the school is invited, along with their spouse. Potluck…

County shares money for election costs

From Press, Staff Reports   Webster County will receive additional funding to help pay for elections, according to the secretary of state’s office. The money will come from the Elections Support Fund, which totals $1.02 million. “The Elections Support Fund…

City sets budget hearing for Sept. 5

The city of Eupora has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed fiscal 2014 budget. The hearing will be at 4 p.m. Sept. 5 at City Hall. The budget does not include a proposed tax increase, according to the hearing…

Drug arrest made; break-in committed

From Staff Reports   Local law enforcement officers made a drug arrest Saturday night following a traffic stop. Officer Mitch Jackson of the Eupora Police Department conducted the traffic stop on Gold Street in Eupora at 9:15 p.m. Saturday. Webster…

Obituaries

Samuel T. Bell Aug. 12, 2103 Services for Samuel T. Bell, 93, of Detroit were Aug. 24, 2013, at West End Household of Faith in Eupora. Burial followed in Embry Cemetery near Bellefontaine. Mr. Bell died Aug. 12, 2013. Survivors…