Monthly Archives: September 2013

COPD:The facts

From NMMC-Eupora   COPD stands for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which includes chronic bronchitis, emphysema or both. COPD gradually robs people of the ability to breathe. It is estimated that half of the 24 million people in the United States…

Maben hosting Mission Mississippi service

By Katie Eubanks Emmerich Newspapers   Without the cross, Mission Mississippi would be just another nonprofit with nice ideas. But the cross changes everything. That’s what Mission Mississippi staff and board members are praying will happen as they partner with…

Lady Wolverines open district softball play

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   It has been so far, so good for the East Webster slow-pitch softball team this season. The Lady Wolverines have won 12 of the 14 games they have played, including the last seven…

Sports schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 26 Prep Softball 5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel 6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster 6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya 6:30 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Louisville Junior High Football 6/7 p.m. — Winston…

Lady Eagles ready for three-game run

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   Eupora High School slow-pitch softball coach Kaley Harris was hoping her Lady Eagles would get a chance to get a few more games under their belts before rolling into a trio of key…

Park director bound over

From Staff Reports   Eupora Park Director John Prather has been bound over to await grand jury action on felony charges. County Prosecutor Jan Butler, on Sept. 18, entered a direct verdict in Webster County Justice Court binding him over…

Calendar of Events

Eupora Arts Inc. meeting Eupora Arts Inc. is excited about closing out its Mississippi Arts Commission grant, starting new programs and planning events for the upcoming year. The organization wants to support the public’s ideas and bring new outreach opportunities…

Jail Docket

Sept. 10 Anderson Carr, DOB 11-10-84, BM; Eupora 3: disturbing the peace. Shamia Robinson, DOB 03-29-93, BM; E4: contempt of court. Sept. 11 Kaneshia Mays, DOB 12-14-90, BF; SO3: brought back from being housed in Choctaw County. Sept. 13 Robert…

Church news

LUMC Women’s Day Program Liberty United Methodist Church located at 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive celebrated its annual Women’s Day Program on Sept. 15 at 3 p.m. The Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor, pastor, was the speaker for the occasion. Her…