News

911 Calls

Dec. 10

4:09 a.m., medical, MLK Jr. Drive; EMS responds.

9:46 a.m., dog complaint, South Dunn Street; Eupora PD responds.

12:23 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 82 West; Webster SO, MHP responds.

7:23 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 9 South; MHP, Eupora FD, EMS … Read more

Grand jury issues 18 indictments

From Staff Reports

 

A recalled grand jury has submitted a report of its investigations from a Dec. 10 session in Eupora.

The grand jurors, who were empaneled at the June term of Webster County Circuit Court, met in the … Read more

Obituaries

Randy Hall Edwards

Dec. 13, 2013

Services for Randy Hall Edwards, 58, of Ackerman were Dec. 16, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial was in Bluff Springs Baptist Church Cemetery near Eupora.… Read more

EMCC, Yokohama hosting information sessions

From Press Reports

 

East Mississippi Community College will host two information sessions Saturday at its Golden Triangle campus regarding future job opportunities at Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi.

The sessions will begin at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and are … Read more

Lady Wolverines improve to 8-1 with tourney sweep

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The East Webster High School girls basketball team stretched its winning streak out to seven games with a pair of victories at the Charger Invitational in Ackerman last week.

The Lady Wolverines took … Read more

Woodmen event

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Woodmen of the World Chapter 94 in Eupora hosted a Milk and Cookies with Santa event. Everyone enjoyed milk and cookies with Santa and Mrs. Claus. A chapter representative stated, “Thank you to everyone who came out to this event. … Read more

Rotary Student of the Month

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Eupora High School senior Walter Meek is the Eupora Rotary Club’s Student of the Month for December. At right is his father and Teacher of the Month, Buck Meek. Walter has played football four years and baseball three, and is … Read more

Animal anomaly

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Dr. Joe Duncan of Duncan Veterinary Clinic shows a deceased calf that was born with six legs — two of which were coming out of its neck. The calf, which Duncan said was most likely born dead, was found the … Read more

Story hour features Christmas book

Ms. Mary reads to Khloei Earley.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

The Maben Public Library, all decorated for Christmas, had its regular Friday morning story hour Dec. 6 with Ms. Mary reading “Merry Christmas, Little Mouse” to the children.

The story was about a … Read more