Monthly Archives: October 2013

Obituaries

Charles P. Smith

Oct. 21, 2013

Services for Charles P. Smith, 89, of Sturgis were Oct. 23, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Donnie Davis officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery near Bradley.

He was … Read more

EWHS moving into new school

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

East Webster High School has begun the move into its new academic facility in Cumberland and classes are scheduled to begin there next week.

Jack Treloar, Webster County superintendent of education, said the … Read more

Calendar of Events

Angel Tree

program signup

Webster County registration for The Salvation Army Angel Tree program will be Oct. 24 and 25.

Registration will be from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the Webster County DHS office, 53 Government Ave., Eupora.

Please have … Read more

911 calls

Oct. 14

8:35 a.m., alarm, Savannah Lake Road; Webster SO responds.

2:53 p.m., animal complaint, Old Walthall Road; WSO responds.

3:43 p.m., welfare concern, Church Street, Mathiston; Mathiston PD responds.

4:50 p.m., 911 hang-up, West Gould Avenue; Eupora PD responds.… Read more

Lung cancer leading cause of cancer death

From NMMC-Eupora

 

Each year, more people die of lung cancer than colon, breast and prostate cancers combined. For 2013, the American Cancer Society estimates there will be more than 228,190 new cases of lung cancer, with nearly 160,000 deaths … Read more

Church News

Sapa Baptist

Sapa Baptist Church will be hosting its annual “Fall Fellowship” on Oct. 26. The event starts at 2 p.m. with an opening prayer led by Brother Adam Berry.

Activities include Bible trivia and Jesus Bingo, both for adults … Read more

Aldermen hear traffic complaints

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Eupora Board of Aldermen has approved an initial traffic regulation measure in response to complaints about traffic problems on Clark and Fox avenues.

Rich Castle of 145 N. Gold St. and Craig … Read more