Category: News

Farmers’ Market celebrates a birthday

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market MABEN — Rain threatened the market Saturday morning, but only briefly slowed the joy of the event. After a brief shower the sun came out bright and everyone there surprised Earl Blade of Maben with a…

Mother’s Day brunch

Golden LivingCenter-Eupora celebrated Mother’s Day to honor all its mothers!  Residents enjoyed fresh fruit, quiche and pastries.

County supervisors present scholarship to local youth

From Press Reports At the May 16 meeting of the Webster County Board of Supervisors, the board presented Dillan Silver with a $500 check as the Webster County recipient of the Mississippi Association of Supervisors County Employee Scholarship. The MAS…

Program bridges digital gap in rural areas

By Robert Nathan Gregory News Writer MSU Agricultural Communications Bringing rural Mississippi communities into the digital age is the objective of a newly established Mississippi State University Extension Service program. The MSU Extension Intelligent Community Institute, or MSUE-ICI, is a joint…

Friends of Library hosting Jones

For the WPT West Point native Emily Braddock Jones will be the speaker for Friends of Webster Library on Monday, June 13, at 11 a.m. Jones’ latest book, ”Aging Fearlessly: The Good, The Bad and The Awesome,” features photos of…

EES Awards Day

These are fifth-grade Awards Day winners at Eupora Elementary School: (Below) Presidential Excellence

Exploring summer stars

By Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this summer season called “EXPLORING SUMMER STARS “. This presentation will be given Friday, June 10, 2016, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and…

DHS representatives address Rotary Club

From Club Reports Representatives from the Mississippi Department of Human Services in Webster County presented a program to the Eupora Rotary Club on May 17. The DHS representatives were county Director Annie D. Patterson, Child Protection Services Supervisor Kaneisha Mays,…

EES Box Top winners

Eupora Elementary School students, faculty and community members collected 15,195 Box Tops during the spring. These are the top winners:

GLC-Eupora observes Nursing Home Week

From GLC-Eupora National Nursing Home Week was May 8-14 and Golden LivingCenter-Eupora was among facilities participating with various activities. Day 1 was “Showdown in Texas” with Long Time Coming performing. Residents also enjoyed a balloon release in the morning to…