Month: December 2016

NMMC-Eupora provides holiday tips for diabetics

From Press Reports Holiday eating can be hard for someone who has diabetes. The holiday season is usually full of parties and food temptations. Tempting treats are everywhere and exercise plans are put on hold. If you have diabetes, you…

EHS Lady Eagles head into week at 4-3

From staff reports Eupora’s basketball teams will return to action next week with a visit to Class 3A Choctaw County in Ackerman. The Lady Eagles finished the pre-Christmas portion of their schedule with a record of 4-3. The Eagles, who…

East Webster hosting Christmas tournament

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress Times There’s plenty of basketball action on tap this week at East Webster, as 16 teams from nine schools are participating in the East Webster Christmas Tournament. The three-day event gets started Wednesday and runs…

Obituaries

Mrs. Ada Lee Macon Dotson Funeral services for Mrs. Ada Lee Macon Dotson, 85, were held at 11 a.m., December 23 at Mt. Sinai M.B. Church in Louisville. Evangelist Essie Glass officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Mrs. Dotson…

911 Calls

Dec. 19 2:13 p.m., trespassing, Clarkson Road; Webster SO, Wildlife and Fisheries respond. 3:50 p.m., medical, Medical Plaza; EMS responds. 4:20 p.m., medical, East Walnut; EMS responds. 4:37 p.m., medical, Adams Avenue; EMS responds. 4:54 p.m., medical, Blackwell Road; EMS,…

EPD Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during November: Speeding, nine; suspend driver’s license, four; no proof of liability insurance, one; expired tag, one; improper equipment-driving with no headlights, one; disregard for traffic device, one; failure to yield right-of-way, one;…

Center collects 5K OCC shoeboxes

By Gwen Sisson FBC Eupora The Webster County Relay Center at First Baptist Church of Eupora took 306 cartons containing 5,433 shoeboxes that were to be shipped to needy children throughout the world for Operation Christmas Child. Shoeboxes at FBC…

Diversicare acquires local facility, others

From Press & Staff Reports Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc. has entered into an agreement with Golden Living to assume the operations of 10 facilities in Mississippi previously operated by Golden Living. These facilities include the former Golden LivingCenter-Eupora on East…