News

‘Gridiron Gold’ tickets available

From Press, Staff Reports

 

“Mississippi Gridiron Gold” will be shown at Eupora High School’s Latham Auditorium at 7 p.m. Aug. 13 and 19.

Tickets for the film are $8 and may be purchased in advance at EHS or from … Read more

Parsons to lead new MSU safety office

From Press Reports

 

A veteran Mississippi State research professional has been named director of the new Environmental Health and Safety Office at the land-grant institution.

Michael S. Parsons of Eupora began his new duties earlier this month. In the … Read more

Still time to seed cilantro for a fall crop

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel

Extension Horticulture Specialists

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

 

Most everyone that has a vegetable garden is enjoying fresh tomatoes right now. Those of us who love fresh salsa, picante sauce and … Read more

Church News

Grove Chapel

Revival services at Grove Chapel M.B. Church continue at 7 p.m. Aug. 8 and 9.

5-9. The Rev Robert Avant, pastor of the Brushfork Baptist Church of Macon, is the guest speaker. Grove Chapel is located at 281 … Read more

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