Holmes slugger takes national NJCAA honor

From school reports

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 2015 recipients of the NJCAA Baseball Marucci Elite Hitter Award were released Thursday and on the list was Holmes sophomore shortstop Chad McNeil.

Selections ‚Äì based on the highest batting average in … Read more

EHS honor roll

EHS Honor Roll

Eupora High School has released its Honor Roll for the fourth nine weeks:

A Honor Roll
Sixth Grade: Logan Graham, Parron Hill.… Read more

County sees increase in foreign-born residents

By Tim Marema and Roberto Gallardo

Like most of the United States, Webster County saw an increase in the number of foreign-born residents over the last decade.

From 2000 to 2012, the number of Webster County residents who were born … Read more

Time Capsules – 06/10/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: June 13, 1940

Young Men Get War Training
Monday morning, four Webster County young men left for Fort McClellan, AL, where for a month, they will receive intense military training … Read more

EES honor roll

Eupora Elementary School Honor Roll

Eupora Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for the fourth nine weeks:

A Honor Roll
First Grade: Marie Anthony, Allison Avery, Dale Britt, Jackson Buss, Cole Cummings, Avery Dabbs, Logan Dean, Anna Doggett, Olivia … Read more

Jail Docket – 06/10/15

June 1
Jeffery Patterson, DOB 11-25-75, BM; Webster 7: two child support warrants and possession of marijuana (DHS hold).
Clarence Patterson, DOB 10-08-79, BM; Webster 7: possession of cocaine with intent to sell/distribute and four Oktibbeha County warrants (hold for … Read more

Grant will benefit Eupora Airport

From Press & Staff Reports

Eupora’ airport facility is among 35 in Mississippi that will benefit from more than $10 million in federal Airport Improvement Program grants.

The grants were awarded Friday by the U.S. Department of Transportation, according to … Read more

Calendar of Events – 06/10/15

EES kindergarten registration
Eupora Elementary School kindergarten registration continues June 10 and 11 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Parents need to bring these items when registering their child: original birth certificate, original Social Security card, updated immunization record, three proofs of … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 06/10/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

After hearing it hundreds of times since 1972, I recently heard it again on the radio and wondered “Hmm, what does that mean, ‘A Horse with No Name?’” Therefore, I … Read more