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E-911 Calls – 05/27/15

May 18
7:14 a.m., tree down, Snow Bottom Road; Webster SO, District1 respond.
7:19 a.m., alarm, Hwy. 15; WSO responds.
10:50 a.m., medical, North Sapa Road; EMS responds.
11:37 a.m., medical, Wofford Road; EMS, Mantee FD, Clarkson FD respond.
11:46 … Read more

Fleas, ticks pests of spring, summer

From Dr. Brandy M. Boykin

It’s that time of the year again, when fleas and ticks invade our environment and make our pets scratch! It is important to diligently give your pet’s flea and tick prevention. Fleas and ticks not … Read more

Time Capsules – 05/27/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: May 30, 1940

W.H. Lamb Installing New Grist Mill Here
W.H. Lamb, ginner and merchant, has announced that he is installing a new grist mill on Highway 9, which will … Read more

Basketball tournament to benefit EHS teams

From Staff Reports

The North Sip Ruff Ryders are sponsoring a semi-pro basketball tournament Saturday at the Eupora Elementary School gym.

Registration starts at 10 a.m. and the tournament at 11 a.m. The registration fee is $50 per team. All … Read more

Every hero has a story at Maben Library

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

“Super Heroes” is the theme this summer at Maben Public Library.

We will kick off our program on June 9 with Katharyn C. Rosenhan, firefighter assistant training officer with Adaton Fire Department. We … Read more

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect March sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.

The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $35,742, which is down about half a percent from the … Read more

Grand jury issues report

From Staff Reports

Webster County grand jurors who were recalled May 19 have submitted a report of their investigations.
After investigating 16 reported violations of the law and questioning 13 witnesses, the panel returned eight true bills recorded on eight … Read more

Obituaries – 05/27/15

Estelle Richards Coleman
May 20, 2015
Services for Estelle Richards Coleman, 97, were May 21, 2015, at Friendship Baptist Church near Sturgis. Burial was in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Starkville.

She was born Nov. 27, 1917, in Noxubee County. Mrs. … Read more

Legals – 05/27/15

INVITATION FOR BIDS
FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE
ON COUNTY SCHOOL LANDS
Sealed bids will be received by the Webster County School District, Eupora, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on June 1st, 2015 for the right … Read more