Category: News

EHS recognizes merit students

From School Reports Eupora High School held its annual Merit-Awards Banquet on May 18. Recognition is given at the end of each school year to students in grades 9-12 who have earned 30 or more merit points. These students willingly…

Community Involvement Week

V’s Peace, Love and Happy Faces observed Community Involvement Week in April. North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora EMS, Eupora police and fire departments, and Webster County Sheriff’s Department K-9 unit visited the children. Mayor Dan Burchfield also read to the preschool

Pine Tree Music Fest announces featured entertainment

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce The Pine Tree Music Fest offers great entertainment every year and this year is no different. The 2016 Pine Tree Music Fest committee is excited to announce that Big Joe Shelton and HanaLena will perform…

Calendar of Events

Tammy Baker retirement reception Please join us as we celebrate 33 years of dedicated teaching at Tammy Cummings Baker’s retirement reception. It will be from 1-2 p.m. May 19 at the East Webster Elementary School library. Book signing Ackerman author…

Jail Docket

May 9 Warren Pernell, DOB 07-27-60, BM; Webster 4: possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle and careless driving. May 10 Candice Vaughn, DOB 12-22-88, WF; A&A Bail Bonds: bond surrender. Daniel Roush, DOB 01-27-79, WM; Eupora 11: hold until…

Author shares Civil War story

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Dr. Brandon Beck was the guest speaker for Friends of Webster Library on May 9. Liz Cummings introduced Beck, who shared the story of a 15-year-old girl’s importance in helping Nathan Bedford Forrest…

Wanted: Pets and Exhibitors for Pine Tree Music Fest-Pet Show

By Ginny Lucas 20th Century Club Sponsored by the 20th Century Club, the Pet Show is a very popular event that is held each year in conjunction with the Pine Tree Music Fest. This year the Pet Show will be…

Pentecost: the birth of the Christian church

From Liberty UMC We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. We hope you had a joyous Mother’s Day on the second Sunday and are having a memorable Memorial Day…

‘Sometimes I’m Bombaloo’

On a beautiful sunny Wednesday morning children arrived at Webster County Library on May 11 to hear a new story. Ms. Pat read “Sometimes I’m Bombaloo,” a story about a little girl who becomes a different person when she’s mad.…

Maben Farmers’ Market adds barbecue

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market The people who were early shoppers at the Maben Farmers’ Market Saturday were greeted by Jeremiah Gamble and Rose O’Briant cooking up some good pork barbecue to raise money for Grove Chapel Baptist Church to pay for their new lawnmower.…