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Highways & Hedges

Revival with the Rev. Robert Chumley from Atoka, Tenn., continues Nov. 14 and 15 at Highways & Hedges Worship Center. Services are at 7 nightly.

Chuck Wagon Gang

The Chuck Wagon Gang will be appearing at First … Read more

MHC honors Blaylock

From Press Reports

 

Choral/vocal music instructor Vicki Clanton Blaylock of Newton, who also serves as chairperson of the Division of Fine Arts, has been selected 2013 Mississippi Humanities Council Teacher of the Year at East Central Community College in … Read more

Trunk or Treat draws 1,100 people

For the WPT

 

Despite the weather, about 1,100 people attended this year’s Trunk or Treat that had to be relocated indoors at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center.

Volunteers from First United Methodist Church of Eupora and First … Read more

Lady Wolverines looking to return to South State

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

Veteran basketball coach Todd Hutchinson, who has seen time coaching in the college and junior college ranks, is excited about the promise his East Webster Lady Wolverines present for the upcoming season.… Read more

Calendar of Events

Soap-making

workshop Nov. 14

A soap-making workshop (cold press) will be Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Eupora Depot.

Only 10 slots are available so please call the Webster County Extension Office at 258-3971 to reserve your spot.

Calhoun … Read more

Swank on Main has plans to expand

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

According to the dictionary, swank means imposingly fashionable or elegant; grand.

That is what you will find when you go into Swank on Main in Maben. It was formerly known as The Hair … Read more

Know risk factors for colorectal cancer

From NMMC-Eupora

Colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer death among American men and women.

In 2013, the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be more than 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancer; more than 50,000 people will … Read more

Big junior class holds key for 2013-14 Lady Eagles

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

First-year Eupora High School head girls basketball coach Katy McDonald will be depending on a large class of juniors each time her Lady Eagles take the floor this season.

She said she was … Read more

2 men charged with assault

From Staff Reports

 

Two men have been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a stabbing that occurred last week in Eupora.

William K. “Bill” Chism, 45, and his son, Keith Chism , 27, were charged Nov. 5 with … Read more

Jail Docket

Nov. 5

William K. Chism, DOB 03-12-68, WM; Eupora 3: aggravated assault.

William K. Chism Jr., DOB 09-09-86, WM; Eupora 3: aggravated assault.

LaShonda K. Hill, DOB 12-19-81, BF; Mathiston 2; suspended DL and improper equipment.

Nov. 8

Bobby L. … Read more