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Back-to-School Bash Saturday

Webster County Back-to-School Bash will be from 2-7 p.m. Saturday at the North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora walking track.

Wristbands, which are $10, allow access to water slides and jumpers. Concessions will include hamburgers, hot dogs, smoked sausage, popcorn, cotton candy, … Read more

Jail Docket

July 29

Jeffery Patterson, DOB 11-25-75, BM; SO7: DHS child support pickup order.

July 30

Thomas C. Narmour, DOB 09-15-70, WM; Eupora 11; simple possession.

Russell Tennyson, DOB 12-20-75, WM; E11: DUI-1st, suspended DL, no turn signal and no seatbelt.… Read more

E911 calls

July 29

1:40 a.m., medical, Lebanon Road; EMS, Tomnolen EMRs respond.

5:32 a.m., medical, McBride Street; EMS, Maben EMRs respond.

9 a.m., alarm, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds.

1:15 p.m., mutual aid, Johnson Road, Choctaw County; Mathiston FD responds.… Read more

Holmes fall registration nears

Students wishing to attend fall classes at six Holmes Community College locations have three onsite dates to sign up for classes.

Registration for classes at Wood Institute in Mathiston is set for Aug. 13 at 3:30 p.m.

Registration for the … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Richard Nordquist’s article “The William F. Buckley Vocabulary Quiz” pointed out that the former “Firing Line” host and seasoned journalist was equipped with the vocabulary of a mischievous lexicographer and … Read more

World Harvest moves to U.S. 82

From Church Reports

 

World Harvest is now holding services every Sunday at 6 p.m. and Wednesday at 6 p.m. for Family Training Hour with classes available for all ages.

The first service at the new location took place Aug. … Read more

Eliminate standing water to minimize mosquito populations

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel

Extension Horticulture Specialists

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

 

To keep populations of mosquitoes to a minimum, eliminate all standing water because that is where mosquitoes breed. This includes children’s unattended swimming … Read more

World Harvest holds youth service

From Church Reports

 

World Harvest recently held a youth service.

The evening began with praise and worship lead by Garrett Oswalt, Arey Wilson and John Aaron Castle. Cody Willhite gave the scripture reading followed by a powerful message given … Read more

School days fast approaching

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Fourth-grade teachers Dawn Tabb and Robin Hunter are getting ready for the new school year at Eupora Elementary School. They were working there last week. School starts Wednesday. An open house will be at Eupora Elementary on Monday to give … Read more

Back-to-School Bash upcoming

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From Press Reports

 

Webster County Back-to-School Bash will be Aug. 10 from 2-7 p.m. at the NMMC-Eupora walking track.

The fundraiser will feature inflatable water slides and jumpers, hamburgers, hot dogs, drinks, popcorn and cotton candy.

All proceeds benefit … Read more