Category: News

Eupora woman dies in Monroe County wreck

By Ray Van Dusen
Monroe Journal

AMORY — A single-vehicle accident in Monroe County claimed the life of a Eupora woman Nov. 8.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/02/2015

Ackerman Christmas Parade
The Ackerman Christmas Parade will be at 6 p.m. Thursday with the theme “The Wonder of Christmas.” Call 285-6251 for more information.… Read more

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus.

Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be … Read more

Donations sought for veterans cemetery bell tower

Area veterans and local citizens are proud to make the announcement that there will soon be a state veterans cemetery located at Kilmichael.

Construction of the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery has already begun on a 50-acre site with completion … Read more

Four locals named to slow-pitch softball all-state team

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

A huge chunk of the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s All-State Slow-Pitch Softball Team resides in Webster County.

Eupora High School pitcher Courtney Hatcher was named to the first team, while her EHS teammate Delta Claire Newman … Read more

It’s harvest time: what quality of fruit is on your branch?

By Bro. J.B Rowe

John 15:1-3 (KJV), Jesus is speaking: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman.
“Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Malvina McCool Moore

December 22, 1911 – November 26, 2015

The Beehive in Louisville, MS. She was the daughter of the late Dick Cauthen McCool and Ozella Miller McCool of Canton, MS.

Following graduation from Canton High School she went on to attend … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Darrell Lester Bland

Mr. Darrell Lester Bland, 61, retired U.S. Navy Reserve, died November 22, 2015 at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Born October 31, 1954 in Salina KS, second child of Francis Lavern Bland and Imelda Zane (South) Bland of Cumberland … Read more

Legals – 12/02/2015

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

STATE OF MISSISSIPPI

COUNTY OF WEBSTER

Cause No: 2015-132-C

Letters of Testamentary have been granted and issued to the undersigned upon the Estate of Francis Lavern Bland, Deceased, by the Chancery Court of Webster County, Mississippi, on … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Jimmie L. Smith

Jimmie L. Smith, 70, of Vidor, Texas, passed away on November 20, 2015, in Orange, Texas.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm, Sunday, December 6, 2015, at First Baptist Church in Vidor. Officiating will be Reverend Terry Wright. … Read more