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In 1814 we took a little trip….

Submitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State University Extension Office, Choctaw County ..along with Colonel Jackson down the mighty Mississip. Many will recognize the first line of a song which became No. 1 on Billboard back in 1959, The Battle of…

Calendar of Events

WCSD home school testing The Webster County School District will test students that have been home-schooled and plan to return to the Webster County School System at 8 a.m. July 14. For more information or to register a student, contact…

Eupora High School Honor Roll

Eupora High School has released its Honor Roll for the fourth nine weeks: A Honor Roll Sixth Grade Maci Bowen Zada Hood Seventh Grade Cade Adkins Princess Carr Ella Harrison Carter May Belle Powell Eighth Grade Marleigh Abbott Anna Bailey…

Jail Docket

June 20 Anthony Gary, DOB 02-16-74, BM; Webster 3: Circuit Court. Justin Carter, DOB 05-26-87, BM; Webster 3: Circuit Court. Tamarus Cunningham, DOB 04-23-77, BM; Webster 3: Circuit Court. Kevin Bingham, DOB 03-14-76, BM; Webster 3: Circuit Court. Ortegus Coffee,…

911 Calls

June 20 8:29 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 82 and 15; Webster Sheriff’s Office, EMS, Mathiston Fire Department, Mississippi Highway Patrol respond. 9:36 a.m., medical, Tank Hill Road; EMS, Eupora EMRs respond. 10:13 a.m., alarm, Adams Avenue; Eupora Police Department responds. 4…

Crafts, corn added to Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market The Maben Farmers’ Market opened on Saturday with three new vendors in addition to the two regular vendors, William Shaw and Jeremiah Gamble. Chris and Haily Anderson came from Eupora area to sell a truckload…

Nurse sentenced for Medicaid fraud

From Press & Staff Reports A Chickasaw County nurse is going to prison for Medicaid fraud and illegally taking controlled substances from three different patients in Eupora, Attorney General Jim Hood announced last week. Cheryl Renee Hamblet, 41, of Houston,…

E911 calls

June 13 10:09 a.m., medical, Cumberland Road; EMS responds. 12:21 p.m., medical, EMS, Mathiston Fire Department respond. 1:21 p.m., reckless driver, Old Walthall Road; Webster Sheriff’s Office responds. 7:57 p.m., domestic, Hwy. 15; WSO responds. 10:16 p.m., burglary alarm, Hwy.…

Calendar of Events

Master Gardeners Garden Tour The Master Gardeners of Winston County will sponsor a free garden tour from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. June 25. View three different garden styles as well as the Extension Center’s vegetable plots. Homes on this year’s tour…