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Ellises celebrate 65 years together

By Rev. Rob Faulk Sixty-five years is a lifetime. After sixty-five years of work, most are ready to enjoy retirement. Sixty-five years in business, and you are labeled a true success. Sixty-five years in the teaching field or in medicine,…

Eupora basketball teams looking to get on track this week

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Eupora High School basketball coach Danya Turner said the formula for his teams improving as the regular season winds down is relatively simple. “We just need to learn to close better at the end…

Softball signers

DELTA CLAIRE NEWMAN Eupora High School’s Courtney Hatcher, daughter of Kenny and Angie Hatcher, and Emily Littlejohn, daughter of Tim and Stacey Littlejohn

Speaker gives chalk painting demonstration

From the Maben Home and Garden Club A Beginner’s Guide to Chalk Paint was issued to the membership of the Maben Home and Garden Club at the Jan. 19 meeting, which was held at Larry C’s of Eupora. Mary Francis…

E-911 Calls – 02/03/16

Jan. 25 8:48 a.m., cows in Highway 82, Mathiston; Webster SO, MHP, Mathiston PD respond. 9:30 a.m., vehicle hit deer, Hwy. 82, Oktibbeha County; MHP responds. 2:18 p.m., medical, Walnut Avenue; Webster EMS responds. 6:11 p.m., dispute, Gladney Street; Eupora…

Jail Docket – 02/03/2016

Jan. 26 Paula Lacy Atkins, DOB 06-12-76, WF; Eupora 3: felony shoplifting (Eupora PD) and warrants for trespassing and petit larceny (Webster SO).

Be a slave to righteousness, not sin

From Liberty UMC Once again we bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church. Our pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor, brought us another one of her many strong messages. The title was “It Is What It Is” taken from the…

Emergency loans available from FSA

From Press Reports   “Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Chickasaw County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” James A. Love, FSA Farm Loan Manager, said Jan. 25.

Sports Schedules – 02/03/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 4 Prep Basketball TBA — MAIS District 2 AAA Tournament at Winston Academy 6 p.m. — Vardaman at Eupora 6 p.m. — Winona at French Camp 6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Hebron Christian

Calendar of Events – 02/03/2016

Retired teachers Webster County retired teachers will meet at 1 p.m. Feb. 3 at Mathiston First Baptist Church. Rebecca Doss will bring the devotion. Barbara Coats, financial adviser to Modern Woodmen of American, will present the program emphasizing COLA investments…