News

Board selects engineering firm for lagoon

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Eupora Board of Aldermen has selected a firm to provide engineering services for grant-funded lagoon improvements.

The city has received a $450,000 Community Development Block Grant to repair and stabilize the municipal … Read more

911 calls

Nov. 18

2:45 p.m., medical, Old Dancy Road; EMS responds.

2:57 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 15 and Natchez Trace; Webster SO, EMS, Mantee FD, MedStat helicopter respond.

4:46 p.m., stranded motorist, Hwy. 82 west of Eupora; WSO responds.

8:46 p.m., speeding/careless … Read more

Belinda Stewart Architects earns more honors

By Wally Northway

Mississippi Business Journal

 

Earlier this year, Belinda Stewart, FAIA, became the first female architect from Mississippi to be made a Fellow by the American Institute of Architects. Of the 80,000-plus AIA members, approximately 3,000 hold the … Read more

Jail Docket

Nov. 18

Thomas C. Johnson, DOB 05-09-86, WM; Mathiston 1: contempt of court.

Nov. 20

Alexis N. Denley, DOB 05-22-93, WF; Webster 7: possession of paraphernalia-meth and possession of marijuana.

Michael P. Gray, DOB 05-08-76, WM; MDOC 5: probation violation.… Read more

Holmes men move to 5-2 with big win

From school reports

 

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up their fifth win of the season Thursday night to improve to 5-2 overall with an 82-67 win over the Hinds Community College Bulldogs.

Holmes had four players in double … Read more

MTFC holds 1st coalition meeting

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress Times

 

The Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster Counties’ new project manager, Keetha Mosley, has already begun laying the foundation of helping educate the communities of Webster County about the harmful … Read more

Calendar of Events

Blood drive

The United Blood Services bloodmobile will be parked at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora from 1-6 p.m. Nov. 29 accepting all blood types, especially O-negative and O-positive.

Lighting of

Mathiston Park

Lighting of the Park will be Nov. 30 at 6:30 … Read more

Community blood drive is Friday

From Press Reports

 

The United Blood Services bloodmobile will be parked at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora from 1-6 p.m. Friday accepting all blood types, especially O-negative and O-positive.

“This is an especially hard time of the year to get donors in … Read more

Books Bygone: ‘The Modern Family Cookbook’

By Marica Bernstein

 

The introduction to “The Modern Family Cookbook” (first published 1942, updated 1958) is addressed to “Mrs. Homemaker,” and begins, “this book is written for you in full appreciation of your problems of running a home. These … Read more