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Obituaries – 09/23/15

Ty A. Cobb Jr.
Sept. 14, 2015
Services for Ty A. Cobb Jr., 71, of Ackerman were Sept. 17, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Danny Irvin officiating. Burial was in New Haven Cemetery in Choctaw … Read more

Men at work

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RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF

Maurice Arnold, Eugene “Cameo” Washington and Jarrett Sullivan with Pavecon out of Byram replace the curb on the west-side walkway leading to Regions Bank in Eupora. … Read more

Box elected Mathiston town marshal

Mathiston Mayor Jimmy Carden swears Shane Box in as town marshal.

From Staff Reports

Shane Box was elected Mathiston’s new town marshal (police chief) in a special election on Sept. 8.

Box received 79 votes to Mark Jones’ 67 votes, according to Municipal Clerk Rachel Robinson.… Read more

Bond denied for murder suspect

Larry McMillian

Charged with killing brother

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A judge has denied bond for a Eupora man charged with murder in the shooting death of his brother in Churchill on Saturday.

Larry McMillian, 65, is accused of killing … Read more

Yard of the Month

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DOTTIE DEWBERRY

This is the beautifully groomed yard of Gladys Hendrix, which is located on old U.S. 182 next door to Maben United Methodist Church.… Read more

Teacups and Tulips

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CHARLOTTE NEWMAN/STAFF

A ribbon cutting was held Sept. 11 for Teacups and Tulips at its new location in Eupora, 21 N. Dunn St. Participating are Mayor Dan Burchfield, … Read more

East Webster takes tough 21-13 win over 4A Houston

PHOTOS BY DIANA EDWARDS
Miller Hancock (4) protects the ball in Friday’s game at Houston.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Time

If you were in East Webster’s locker room at halftime last Friday night, you may have been confused as to who was actually ahead.

“Our kids were so focused at halftime,” East Webster head … Read more

VFW Post 3806 celebrates diamond anniversary

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From Press & Staff Reports

Joe H. Morehead VFW Post 3806 in Eupora celebrates 75 years of serving the needs of local veterans and their families on Oct. 1. The Diamond Anniversary Award Citation is presented to the post in … Read more

EHS Homecoming Court

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CHARLOTTE NEWMAN/STAFF

Eupora High School will celebrate homecoming this Friday with a parade, crowning of the homecoming queen and the Eupora vs. J.Z. George football game. … Read more