Monthly Archives: November 2013

Cheerleaders to perform in Thanksgiving parades

Blaylock, Hodges, Brister, Wade and Littlejohn

From Press Reports

 

The 2013 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City will feature a performance by more than 700 cheerleading and dance team members representing Varsity Spirit.

This will be the 18th year that Varsity Spirit has … Read more

Blood Donation

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Junior Justin Lewis and senior Laci Jae Brown donate blood at Eupora High School. United Blood Services conducted a blood drive there on Nov. 14, setting up a bloodmobile by the band hall.

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U12 team go undefeated, U9’s lose heartbreaker 1-0

The MS Flood Futbol Club U9 and U12 girls took on soccer teams from Mississippi, Florida, Louisiana and Texas at the New Orleans Champions Cup tournament Nov. 9-10, with the U12 girls going undefeated against teams ranked in the Top … Read more

Books Bygone: May I introduce my friends?

By Marica Bernstein

 

I’ve always loved old books. Every now and again, when I wasn’t busy working or raising my family, I’d pick one up at a yard sale or junk store and tuck it away in my library … Read more

Jail Docket

Nov. 13

Michael Joe Welch, DOB 03-28-69, WM; SO7: suspended DL under implied consent.

Marcus D. Brown, DOB 08-29-85, BM, BM; suspended DL under implied consent.

April Weeks, DOB 05-12-83, WF; bond surrendered: bad checks.

Nov. 15

Johnathan Shaw, DOB … Read more

Thankful Together’ at storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith

Webster County Library

 

Ten energetic children attended the storytime at Webster County Library on Nov. 13.

Ms. Nicole led the group in their favorite songs before reading the story, “Thankful Together,” a story about all … Read more

MDEQ awards waste assistance grant to county

From Press Reports

 

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality has awarded Webster County a solid waste assistance grant of $10,320 that will be used by the county to clean up illegal dumping.

“The Solid Waste Assistance Grants support a … Read more

Supes ask Walthall for land option

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

WALTHALL — Supervisors are awaiting a response from the Walthall Board of Aldermen as to whether it will grant Webster County an option to buy land here.

The village of Walthall, which is … Read more

Hot Shotz place in World Series

For the WPT

 

Organizers of the spring 8U Hot Shotz softball thank all the girls and parents who participated .

“All the girls were dedicated and worked hard,” organizers stated. They also congratulated the Hot Shotz for their fourth-place … Read more

E911 Calls

Nov. 13

5:23 p.m., cattle in road, MLK Jr. Drive; Webster SO responds.

5:46 p.m., suspicious car; transfer to Montgomery.

6:37 p.m., suspicious activity, Mitchell Road; WSO responds.

7:46 p.m., welfare concern, MLK Jr. Drive; Eupora PD responds.

9:18 p.m., … Read more