News

Autumn crops at Maben Market

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Saturday was a near-perfect fall day for the Maben Farmers’ Market. A chill was in the air and it brought out vendors who displayed inviting autumn crops.

Shane Davis of the Davis … Read more

Calendar of Events

Pink Lemonade Day

Eupora Medical Clinic is hosting Pink Lemonade Day for Breast Cancer Awareness from 10 a.m.-noon Oct. 3.

Representatives from North Mississippi Medical Center’s Breast Care Center will share information about how to prevent or detect breast cancer … Read more

911 calls

Sept. 23

1:25 p.m., medical, East Roane Avenue; EMS responds.

3:24 p.m., medical, Grady Road; EMS, Webster SO respond.

6:50 p.m., MVA, MLK Jr. Drive; WSO responds.

10:34 p.m., fight, South Dunn Street; EPD, WSO respond.

Sept. 24

12:08 a.m., … Read more

Supervisors receive economic update

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Eupora Mayor Dan Burchfield gave an update on economic development to the Webster County Board of Supervisors on Monday.

Burchfield, who serves as volunteer economic developer for the county, gave his last update … Read more

Collect fall decorations from woods, fields, garden

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly

Extension Horticulture Specialists

 

Begin collecting material now for those handsome fall and winter decorations.

This could include milkweed seed pods, cornstalks, hydrangea blooms, grass seed heads, nuts, cones, coneflower seed heads, globe amaranth, … Read more

Emergency disaster exercise next week

From Press Reports

 

Local emergency response agencies will be tested in a comprehensive disaster drill next week in Eupora.

Webster County will participate in the county-level “full-scale” exercise Oct. 9 to evaluate first responder actions against current response plans … Read more

Jail docket

Sept. 22

George Ashford III, DOB 11-20-81, WM; Starkville PD: profanity or drunkenness in a public place.

Sept. 26

Amanda J. Hill, DOB 07-27-80, WF; SO7: possession of meth and bond surrendered by Larry Edwards (hold for Choctaw County).

Sept. … Read more

Baseball team selling tickets for fundraiser

The Eupora baseball team is preselling rotisserie chicken dinner plates for Oct. 4. The dinner includes half of a rotisserie chicken, slaw and baked beans.

The cost of the dinner is $10 and can be picked up on Oct. 4 … Read more

Forum will address human trafficking

From Press Reports

 

The Civic League of Mathiston will be hosting a public forum on the subject of human trafficking titled “In Our Backyard” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, in Bennett Auditorium on the former Wood College campus.… Read more