Wedding: Sanders – Whitt

Mr. Barry Whitt and Ms. Beverly Sanders

Mathiston Methodist Church held a reception honoring Barry Whitt and bride-elect Beverly Sanders of Grenada on Sunday, August 24 in the church’s fellowship hall.… Read more

Bake Sale Saturday


Tessa Tierney of Mathiston starts her baking project as she helps prepare for the Mathiston United Methodist Church annual Fall Bake Sale and White Elephant Sale on Saturday, Sept. 6, from 8 a.m.-noon at the church fellowship hall. … Read more

Singing, dancing at storytime

The children and Ms. Pat dance to "Animal Boogie".

By Librarian Frances Smith
Webster County Library

Children were eager to attend storytime at Webster County Library on Aug. 27.

After a time of visiting with friends, Ms. Pat welcomed the children into the meeting room, where they sang, danced … Read more

Dietetic interns serve rotation at NMMC-Eupora

At NMMC-Eupora are (front row) Dr. Diane Tidwell, MSU Internship Director, Latesha Winters, Brecken Ballard, Ann Lawson Hobart, Jessica Matthews, Dr. Connie Ray Black; (back row) Shiloh Lancaster, Ashley Newton, Jennifer Kalish, Jessica Bradley and Leslie Northrip

From Press Reports

The Dietetic Internship program, offered in the Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion Department at Mississippi State University, is an innovative post-baccalaureate program designed to prepare interns for rewarding careers in traditional and nontraditional roles. Interns complete … Read more

‘Back-to-School’ therapy

Therapist Melissa Davis [r.] assists Yvonne Middleton

Golden LivingCenter-Eupora residents enjoyed a back-to-school theme last month for the rehabilitation department’s (Aegis Therapies) monthly Wacky Wednesday celebration.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/3/14

District 5 School
Board qualifying
Qualifying for the Webster County School Board-District 5 is under way and ends at 5 p.m. Sept. 5 for individuals residing in District 5.

A petition may be picked up at the circuit clerk’s office. … Read more

911 Calls – Paper of 9/3/14

Aug. 25
10:32 a.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82; MHP, Webster SO respond.
12:09 p.m., B&E, Westwood Park; Eupora PD responds.
1:38 p.m., medical, Meadowlane Street; EMS responds.… Read more

Demand for local produce, markets continues to grow

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND — As demand increases for locally grown produce, farmers markets have become a way to take fresh fruits and vegetables directly to customers.

“This segment of agriculture is growing, and I think we … Read more

Jail Docket – 9/3/14

Aug. 26
Michael Quinn, DOB 07-20-89, BM; Oktibbeha SO: contempt of court.
Jermaine Hollingshed, DOB 03-21-90, BM; Eupora 5: possession of marijuana and contempt of court.… Read more