News

911 Calls

Nov. 4

9:58 a.m., livestock, Grady Road; Webster SO responds.

11:36 a.m., medical, Still Water Circle; EMS responds.

12:57 p.m., disabled vehicle, Hwy. 9 and Peppertown Road; WSO, MHP respond.

1:50 p.m., Turner Street (Oktibbeha County); transferred to Oktibbeha 911.… Read more

Obituaries

Daisy Quiller Bakeman

Oct. 26, 2013

Services for Daisy Quiller Bakeman, 78, of Eupora were Oct. 30, 2013, at Kilmichael Baptist Church with the Revs. Terry Wills and Gary Jackson officiating. Burial was in Friendship Cemetery in Kilmichael.

She was … Read more

‘Time to Sleep’ at storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith

Webster County

Public Library

 

On Nov. 6, children and their parents entered the Webster County Public Library eager to hear another story. As usual they had a time of singing their favorite songs.

Ms. Nicole, … Read more

EPD report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges/incidents during October:

Speeding, nine;; suspended driver’s license, two; suspended driver’s license-implied consent, two; no driver’s license, one; no driver’s license-expired, one; no tag, one; expired tag, one; no insurance, two;

disregard for traffic … Read more

Aubrey Cain Young inducted into academic honor society

University of Mississippi sophomore Aubrey Cain Young of Eupora has earned membership in Phi Eta Sigma national honor society based on her academic performance as a freshman.

Requirements include a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.5 at the end … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 15

Women’s College Basketball

9:30 p.m. — Ole Miss vs. West Virginia in Rainbow Wahine Classic in Honolulu

SAT, NOV. 16

Prep Basketball

Lady Tiger Shootout at Ethel (11 a.m. — Durant vs. Choctaw County, 12:30 p.m. — … Read more

Trace hailed among most scenic byways

From Press & Staff Reports

 

The November EXTRA issue of Country — the magazine for readers who love the land and life of the countryside — offers an unforgettable road trip this fall with a special 32-page section titled … Read more

Pumpkin power at story hour

Alisha Tenhet, Avery Hazzard, Parker Tenhet and Ms. Mary admire their jack-o’-lantern.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

The Oct. 25 story at the Maben Public Library story hour was about planting seeds and growing pumpkins. The book was “The Pumpkin Patch Parable.”

Pumpkins are planted in the summer and then … Read more