The Webster County School Board and superintendent of education recently expressed its appreciation to Heidi Young (holding plaque) for … Read more
Mr. and Mrs. Herman Henry Ross II of Eupora announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Elizabeth, to Shawn Michael Davis, son of Mr. and Mrs. George William (Butch) Davis III of Eupora.
Miss Ross’s … Read more
Eddie Joe Wofford, DOB 09-27-83, BM; MDOC: probation violation.… Read more
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has announced that Justin Boatman of Eupora has been initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
He is pursuing a degree in … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to be aware of counterfeit bills being circulated in the area.
Sheriff Tim Mitchell said counterfeit 20- and 100-dollar bills have been passed at Mantee One … Read more
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
These three words’ first syllable sounds like the pronoun of the second person singular or plural. The three words end with different letters. One is an adjective, another is a … Read more
Relay for Life, luminarias
Join people throughout Webster County by making a donation for a luminaria in honor or in memory of someone touched by cancer.
Webster County’s sixth annual Relay for Life event will be at 6 p.m. May … Read more
From Liberty UMC
We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.
We believe that our church is being shown favor continually by God. The army of God is being strengthened … Read more
From Press Reports
More than 5 million Americans are chronically infected with Hepatitis B & C, and 75 percent of them are unaware that they’re infected.
In recognition of Hepatitis Awareness Month in May, the Mississippi State Department of Health … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
May 18, 1939
Bees Like Town
A swarm of bees swept down like chimneysweeps Monday night on a limb of a sycamore tree at the rear of Sugg Implement Co. … Read more