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Military notes – Sealey L. Vizzina

Sealey L. Vizzina

Navy Seaman Sealey L. Vizzina, daughter of Mike Vizzina of Eupora and June Shaffer of McEwen, Tenn., has completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

During the eight-week program, Vizzina  completed a … Read more

Tomnolen Baptist celebrates 100 years

From Church Reports

 

On Sept. 29, more than 250 people gathered to celebrate what a few started in 1913.

A few met to organize Tomnolen Baptist Church in 1913. The church has survived and prospered over the past 100 … Read more

EPD report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during November:

Speeding, 19; seatbelt violation, one; expired tag, two; no insurance, one; careless driving, one; DUI 1st-refusal, one; dog and animal control violation, three; handicap parking violation, one;

gas drive-off, one; malicious … Read more

Domestic violence workshop Saturday

By Deborah Grace

Empowered Women’s Organization

 

The Empowered Women’s Organization is proud to announce the success and attendance of Webster County’s social support group for the betterment of women and female adolescents in our local communities.

During the month … Read more

MS HomeCare among ‘HomeCare Elite’

From Press Reports

 

Mississippi HomeCare has been ranked among the nation’s Top 25 percent of home health providers in an independent rating of home health quality and performance.

The Eupora home health agency was named to the 2013 HomeCare … Read more

Eupora Elementary Spelling Bee winners announced

Eupora Elementary School conducted a Spelling Bee on Dec. 4 for first through fifth grades. Winners are:

 

First grade: Ames Conrad (3rd Place), Ava McCain (2nd Place) and Concordia Cork (1st Place)

 

Second grade: Tiana Bingham (1st Place), … Read more

Eupora sweeps pair from Choctaw

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

 

The games may have been won in different ways, but the results — and the final scores — were the same for the Eupora High School basketball teams on Tuesday night.… Read more

Obituaries

Goober Hoover

Dec. 9, 2013

Services for Alvin L. “Goober” Hoover, 86, of Starkville were Dec. 11, 2013, at Southern Funeral Home in Lexington. Burial was in Coxburg Cemetery in Lexington.

Mr. Hoover died Dec. 9, 2013, at OCH Regional … Read more

Jail docket

Dec. 4

Alex Nicolaisen, DOB 01-23-79, WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Earl Jerome Cullum, DOB 10-18-89, BM; WM; SO4: failure to pay child support.

Dec. 5

Edward Hill, DOB 06-08-64, WM; MDOC: probation violation.

Dec. 6

Bobby L. … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 15, 1938

Webster Trace to Get Action

Mrs. J.M. Britt of Mathiston, Webster County director of the Natchez Trace organization, has been notified by the federal engineers in Jackson … Read more