News

FunTober Autumn Festival Oct. 26

By Betty Jeffcoats, President

Civic League of Mathiston

 

The first-ever FunTober Autumn Festival will be Oct. 26 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Mathiston’s town park.

Vendor spots are $10 each and are based on a 12×12 spot. Electricity is … Read more

Couple faces local burglary charges

From Press & Staff Reports

 

The recovery of stolen items in Calhoun County has helped solve one burglary in Webster County and could solve others.

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Department informed the Webster County Sheriff’s Department on Oct. 5 … Read more

Search and Rescue Team called out

From Staff Reports

 

The Webster County Search and Rescue Team was called out Friday night to search for a teenage runaway who was later found unharmed.

Sheriff Tim Mitchell said the 13-year-old girl went missing from her home on … Read more

Locals among MSU grads

More than 676 degrees were conferred at the conclusion of Mississippi State University’s 2013 summer term.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU.

Graduates from … Read more

Children learn about ‘Fantastic Bats’

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

It was another educational day at the Maben Public Library on Oct. 11 as Ms. Mary read to the children that attended a book about bats. She chose “Fantastic Bats,” which is a … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, OCT. 18

Prep Football

7 p.m. — Southeast Lauderdale at Choctaw County

7 p.m. — Bruce at East Webster

7 p.m. — Okolona at Eupora (HC)

7 p.m. — French Camp at Pelahatchie

7 p.m. — Aberdeen at Louisville… Read more

What you should know about prostate cancer

From NMMC-Eupora

 

The most common non-skin cancer and second leading cause of cancer death in men is prostate cancer, but it can be successfully treated.

It is one of the Top 5 cancers treated both nationwide and at North … Read more

World Harvest to host block party

From Church Reports

 

This Saturday, Oct, 19, World Harvest Outreach Ministries will host a block party on Main Street, Eupora from 6-9 p.m.

The admission is free. Special guest entertainment will be Excalibur of Eddie James Ministries, Church House … Read more

Church News

Fundraiser for

Jeff Fowler

Clarkson Baptist Church will have a fundraiser for Jeff Fowler on Oct. 19 to help him and his family with expenses from his extended hospitalization because of a severe illness.

Chicken plates with all the fixings … Read more