Calendar of events

Art in the Park

Webster County Extension Service, the city of Eupora and the T. K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability invite the public to Art in the Park from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. April 25 in the city park adjacent to Depot in Eupora.
Modestly priced, original art will be on display and for purchase by artists from MSU’s T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability, Eupora Elementary, Junior High and High School.

Storm sirens

The city of Eupora is testing its severe weather sirens each Saturday at noon through the month of April unless severe weather threatens. The duration of the tests is approximately two-three minutes.

Sprayberry Reunion

The 80th Sprayberry Reunion will be in Calhoun City at the America Legion building April 26 starting at 9 a.m. Bring your favorite dish.

Boatman CD release, performance

Fighting Okra Records presents Eupora native Justin Boatman’s CD release, featuring a live performance and signing, at 7 p.m. April 26 at the Eupora Depot.
Copies of Boatman’s new EP will be available to purchase. Acoustic duo Garrett Oswalt and Arey Wilson will open up for him.
Admission is free. Have your CD personally signed by Boatman and get access to exclusive bonus tracks.

Williams-Bailey-Golden Reunion

The annual Williams-Bailey-Golden Family Reunion will be May 3 in the fellowship hall of Montevista Baptist Church located in Webster County. Please bring mementos, pictures, covered dish and an item for the auction. For more information call Anne at 662-275-3809.

Relay for Life luminarias

Join people throughout Webster County by making a donation for a luminaria in honor or in memory of someone touched by cancer.
Webster County’s sixth annual Relay for Life events will be May 16. Luminarias (with the names on them) will line the track at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Hospital that night. During the event, all participants will share in the special luminaria ceremony; candles will be lit and names will be called of those for whom donations for luminarias have been received.
Anyone interested in making a donation of $10 for a luminaria may request an order form that displays the bright pink luminaria poster or by calling Frances Hyde at 552-0705. People are encouraged to secure their luminarias early so that they may enjoy the activities the night of the event.

Bailey Reunion

The annual Bailey Reunion will be May 24 and 25 at the George Bailey Home Place located in the West Shady Grove community. For more information, call Lisa Bailey Stewart at 662.552.0745

Biggers Reunion

The Biggers Family Reunion will be at 11 a.m. May 31 at the Biggers Old Home Place, 4180 Chester-Tomnolen Road, Eupora. For further information contact Larry Biggers at 706-464-6870.

Mathiston Library story hour

The Mathiston Public Library has story hour and activities for children of all ages every Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Webster County Library storytime

Storytime at Webster County Public Library is held each Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Children ages 3-6 are invited to attend. For more information call 258-7515.

Maben Public Library story hour

Maben Public Library has story hour every Friday at 10 a.m. featuring many fun activities along with a story with Ms. Mary. Children ages 3-6 are invited.

AA meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous meets Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 5-6 p.m. at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora in the Education Conference Room.

Bingo at VFW

Bingo is every Saturday at 6 p.m. at VFW Post 3806 in Eupora.