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Jail Docket

Oct. 14

Benjamin McCurry, DOB 08-08-72, BM; Eupora 3: domestic violence.

Jeffery Caldwell, DOB 05-11-68, WM; G25: suspended DL and speeding 92/45.

Oct. 15

Glenwood Johnson, DOB 03-02-68, BM; SO4: MDOC warrant.

Oct. 17

Vincent Davis, DOB 07-25-67, WM; Mathiston … Read more

Lady Wolverines reach 2A Championship Series

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School won a hard-fought best-of-three series with Enterprise on Tuesday, earning a spot in the MHSAA Class 2A State Slow-Pitch Softball Championship Series.

East Webster, the … Read more

NMMC-Eupora hosts Health Fair

From Press Reports

 

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora held its annual Health Fair on Oct. 10. Vendors from the local community as well as well as ones representing NMMC were present.

Many health screenings were available to the public for … Read more

School board accepts timber bid withdrawal

From Staff Reports

 

The Webster County School Board has accepted the withdrawal of a bid on a 156-acre tract of 16th Section timber.

The board had accepted James Johnson’s bid on the tract on Sept. 9. However, he stated … Read more

Now is good time to grow lettuce in Mississippi

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly

Extension Horticulture Specialists

 

The Mississippi Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association will have its annual conference Nov. 14 and 15 at Choctaw Mississippi’s Silver Star Casino.

The conference is geared toward folks who grow … Read more

Local man accomplishes amazing weight loss

Billy Abbott

From Press Reports

 

MANTEE — Billy Abbott of Mantee lost both his parents at an early age-and he was determined to do what he could to prevent that from happening to his kids.

“When I was in the first … Read more

Obituaries

Charles P. Smith

Oct. 21, 2013

Services for Charles P. Smith, 89, of Sturgis were Oct. 23, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Donnie Davis officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery near Bradley.

He was … Read more

Holmes Community College Bulldogs fall to 2-6

RAYMOND —- The Holmes Community College Bulldogs jumped out to a 7-0 second quarter lead here Thursday night but fell to the Hinds Community College Eagles, 27-13, in the non-division matchup.

With the loss, the Bulldogs fell to 2-6 overall. … Read more