News

Youngsters help sell at Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Young people were active salesmen on Saturday morning at the Maben Farmers’ Market.

Amanda Bigham of Maben was a new vendor and brought along two attractive young ladies to help. Lila Bigham … Read more

Boatman recognized for academic success

Delta State University student Justin Boatman of Eupora was named to the President’s List of Delta Scholars for compiling a 3.80 to 4.0 grade point average while attempting 12 or more academic hours during the 2013 spring semester.

Delta State … Read more

Back-to-School Bash Saturday

Webster County Back-to-School Bash will be from 2-7 p.m. Saturday at the North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora walking track.

Wristbands, which are $10, allow access to water slides and jumpers. Concessions will include hamburgers, hot dogs, smoked sausage, popcorn, cotton candy, … Read more

Jail Docket

July 29

Jeffery Patterson, DOB 11-25-75, BM; SO7: DHS child support pickup order.

July 30

Thomas C. Narmour, DOB 09-15-70, WM; Eupora 11; simple possession.

Russell Tennyson, DOB 12-20-75, WM; E11: DUI-1st, suspended DL, no turn signal and no seatbelt.… Read more

E911 calls

July 29

1:40 a.m., medical, Lebanon Road; EMS, Tomnolen EMRs respond.

5:32 a.m., medical, McBride Street; EMS, Maben EMRs respond.

9 a.m., alarm, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds.

1:15 p.m., mutual aid, Johnson Road, Choctaw County; Mathiston FD responds.… Read more

Holmes fall registration nears

Students wishing to attend fall classes at six Holmes Community College locations have three onsite dates to sign up for classes.

Registration for classes at Wood Institute in Mathiston is set for Aug. 13 at 3:30 p.m.

Registration for the … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

Richard Nordquist’s article “The William F. Buckley Vocabulary Quiz” pointed out that the former “Firing Line” host and seasoned journalist was equipped with the vocabulary of a mischievous lexicographer and … Read more

World Harvest moves to U.S. 82

From Church Reports

 

World Harvest is now holding services every Sunday at 6 p.m. and Wednesday at 6 p.m. for Family Training Hour with classes available for all ages.

The first service at the new location took place Aug. … Read more

Eliminate standing water to minimize mosquito populations

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel

Extension Horticulture Specialists

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

 

To keep populations of mosquitoes to a minimum, eliminate all standing water because that is where mosquitoes breed. This includes children’s unattended swimming … Read more

World Harvest holds youth service

From Church Reports

 

World Harvest recently held a youth service.

The evening began with praise and worship lead by Garrett Oswalt, Arey Wilson and John Aaron Castle. Cody Willhite gave the scripture reading followed by a powerful message given … Read more