Category: News

Obituaries – 10/28/15

Daisy M. Algood
Oct. 3, 2015
Services for Daisy M. Algood, 88, of Eupora were Oct. 5, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Scott Broughton officiating. Burial was in Doty Springs Cemetery in Attala County.… Read more

Obituary – Ms. Zenobia Mae Edmonds

Ms. Zenobia Mae Edmonds, 82, passed away on October 19, 2015 at Starkville Manor in Starkville, MS. Services were held for her at Wise Reed Chapel in Eupora, MS Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 1 p.m. Visitation was held at … Read more

Burn ban issued for county


From Press & Staff Reports

The Board of Supervisors has issued a burn ban in Webster County.

The ban was issued Monday effective immediately because of extremely dry and hazardous conditions of vegetation in the area, according to the Webster … Read more

Honoring cancer victims


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Eupora High School’s Interact Club sponsored a balloon release in honor … Read more

Area job fair lineup announced

From Press Reports

The Enterprise of Mississippi will host the Governor’s Job Fair on Oct. 29 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Community Center in Ackerman.… Read more

Eupora man charged in Maben hit-and-run

Charles Privett Jr.

From Press & Reports

A well-known Maben resident injured in a hit-and-run accident remains hospitalized and a Eupora man has been charged in connection with the case.

Authorities said Nicky Ray “Nick” Lewis, 73, suffered serious injuries after a vehicle … Read more

Crime Beat

Sheriff’s Department K-9 Ava with marijuana seized in the Natchez Trace traffic stop.

Police charge 3 in house burglary
The Eupora Police Department arrested two men and a juvenile last week in connection with a residential burglary in which a firearm was stolen.… Read more

Taking time to help others


These ladies are example of “love in action.” They gave their time and talents to help make puppets and stuffed animals for children treated in the Emergency Room at NMMC-Eupora Hospital. “Friends of the Hospital” helping … Read more

Shopping, picnic


Golden LivingCenter-Eupora residents enjoy an antique … Read more