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Soap-making

workshop Nov. 14

A soap-making workshop (cold press) will be Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Eupora Depot.

Only 10 slots are available so please call the Webster County Extension Office at 258-3971 to reserve your spot.

Calhoun … Read more

Swank on Main has plans to expand

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

According to the dictionary, swank means imposingly fashionable or elegant; grand.

That is what you will find when you go into Swank on Main in Maben. It was formerly known as The Hair … Read more

Know risk factors for colorectal cancer

From NMMC-Eupora

Colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer death among American men and women.

In 2013, the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be more than 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancer; more than 50,000 people will … Read more

Big junior class holds key for 2013-14 Lady Eagles

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

First-year Eupora High School head girls basketball coach Katy McDonald will be depending on a large class of juniors each time her Lady Eagles take the floor this season.

She said she was … Read more

2 men charged with assault

From Staff Reports

 

Two men have been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a stabbing that occurred last week in Eupora.

William K. “Bill” Chism, 45, and his son, Keith Chism , 27, were charged Nov. 5 with … Read more

Jail Docket

Nov. 5

William K. Chism, DOB 03-12-68, WM; Eupora 3: aggravated assault.

William K. Chism Jr., DOB 09-09-86, WM; Eupora 3: aggravated assault.

LaShonda K. Hill, DOB 12-19-81, BF; Mathiston 2; suspended DL and improper equipment.

Nov. 8

Bobby L. … Read more

911 Calls

Nov. 4

9:58 a.m., livestock, Grady Road; Webster SO responds.

11:36 a.m., medical, Still Water Circle; EMS responds.

12:57 p.m., disabled vehicle, Hwy. 9 and Peppertown Road; WSO, MHP respond.

1:50 p.m., Turner Street (Oktibbeha County); transferred to Oktibbeha 911.… Read more

Obituaries

Daisy Quiller Bakeman

Oct. 26, 2013

Services for Daisy Quiller Bakeman, 78, of Eupora were Oct. 30, 2013, at Kilmichael Baptist Church with the Revs. Terry Wills and Gary Jackson officiating. Burial was in Friendship Cemetery in Kilmichael.

She was … Read more