Monthly Archives: September 2013

Birth – Adalyn Ruth Mason

Adalyn Ruth Mason

Adalyn Ruth Mason William and Michelle Mason of Mathiston announce the birth of a daughter, Adalyn Ruth Mason. She was born Aug. 26, 2013, at 8:18 p.m. Adalyn weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18¾ inches long. Grandparents are…

Firefighters control a sawmill fire

Bywy firefighters attack the fire at Smith’s Sawmill on the east side.

From Press & Staff Reports   Multiple fire crews from two counties worked together over the weekend to protect and save Smith’s Sawmill from a large fire. Eupora Fire Chief Richard Love provided this narrative of the fire: The Eupora…

Duncan re-elected MVMA secretary/treasurer

Duncan

From Press Reports   The Mississippi Veterinary Medical Association has announced that Dr. Joe Duncan, owner of Duncan Veterinary Clinic in Eupora, has been re-elected for a second term as the association’s secretary/treasurer. Established in 1906, the Mississippi Veterinary Medical…

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Sept. 15, 1938 Law Partnership Has Offices Here Patterson, Eudy & Patterson is the name of a new legal partnership doing business in Eupora with offices in the McDaniel block.…

East Webster softball team riding winning streak

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   East Webster slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill is pleased with the way his team is pulling out victories, even in tight situations, but says he is looking for a little more consistency as…

Big first quarter sparks Eagles to road win over

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times   Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham is getting to where he really enjoys first quarters, and his Eagles don’t seem to mind them too much either. EHS erupted for three first-quarter…

Jail docket

Sept. 3 Crystal Duncan, DOB 03-02-79, WF; Eupora 12: two counts of simple assault. Irvin Brown, DOB 06-12-57, BM; MDOC-Perrigan: hold for MDOC. Stanley Montgomery, DOB 03-15-55, BM; MDOC-Perrigan: hold for MDOC. Consuela D. Bedford, DOB 07-08-94, BF; Mathiston 2:…

County adopts new budget

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   Webster County supervisors approved a 2014 fiscal year budget last Friday that includes an increase in the ad valorem tax of a little over 1 mill. The budget has total projected revenue of…

Sports schedules

  FRIDAY, SEPT. 13 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Choctaw County at Union 7 p.m. — East Webster at Houston 7 p.m. — Eupora at Coahoma AHS 7 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater 7 p.m. — Philadelphia at Louisville…