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Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 24, 1941

Double Branches News:

Miss Lillie Boucher spent Monday night with Mrs. Harpole. Mr. W.V. Griffin returned from Houston Hospital Saturday after having an operation.

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NMMC- Eupora EMS

STAFF & COURTESY PHOTOS

EMS:Kacey(1st)04-27 EMS:Maria(2nd)04-27 EMS:Mike(3rd)04-27North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s Emergency Medical Services Department includes EMT Kacey Skelton, Paramedic Michael Gilliland, Paramedic Corey McCain, Paramedic Bill Sanders, Paramedic Maria Pennington, Paramedic Scott Dean, EMT Morgan Clark, Southern Region EMS Supervisor Mike Shinn, … Read more

Community Involvement Week

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Cpl. Mitch Jackson of the Eupora Police Department lets the children check out his gear.

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Deputy Casey Henderson of the Webster County Sheriff’s Department lets the children pet K-9 Ava

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The children tour an ambulance from North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora.

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EMA Director

Barry Rushing is Webster County Emergency Management Director and Fire Coordinator
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Clarkson Fire Department

Clarkson Fire Department members include Brandon Sims, David Ming, Travis Sims, Mike Womack, Sharon Womack, Daniel Hudson, Lee Kendricks, Moniqua Sims, Leniece Avent, Hazel Avent, Albert McDowell and Billy Sims.

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COURTESY PHOTO

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Musical storytime

Children gathered at Webster County Public Library on April 20 for storytime. After Ms. Pat read “Olivia Forms a Band,” everyone was given instruments to play with and pretend they were in a band. The children then colored a sheet … Read more

Balloon release

Members of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club sponsored a Child Abuse Prevention Month picnic and balloon release on April 2. For more information about club events, contact 662-242-7962.BalloonRelease04-20Read more

Agency donates bulletproof vests to WCSD

From Press Reports

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department thanks the Mississippi Department of Corrections along with Community Corrections director for Region 1, Lee McTeer, for their donation of 10 bulletproof vests.

“With our agency being so small, funding is extremely … Read more

Jail Docket

April 18

Joy Paige Philley, DOB 02-11-81, WF; Webster 1: B&E dwelling, trespass, petit larceny and uttering forgery.

Charles Pittman, DOB 07-24-66, WM; Webster 6: public profanity.

April 19

Cadedrie Spann, DOB 04-12-92, BF, walk-in: cyberstalking.

Theatric Golliday, DOB 09-10-91, … Read more

E911 calls

April 18

7:57 a.m., alarm, Waterworks Road; Eupora Police Department respond.

11:56 a.m., medical, Medical Plaza; EMS responds.

1:39 p.m., reckless driver, Adams Avenue; EPD responds.

4:35 p.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.

7:50 p.m., dispute, Hooper Road; WSO … Read more