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Friends of Library host Cole

Cole visits with Kelly Land after the meeting.

From Press Reports

 

Members of the Friends of the Webster County Library met for their monthly meeting June 10.

Bobby Cole of West Point shared his two books, ”The Dummy Line” and “Moon Underfoot” with the audience.

After discussing … Read more

East Webster among tops in state in all-sports rankings

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

East Webster ranked among the best in MHSAA Class 2A in the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s all-sports awards rankings that were released Sunday.

The Wolverines totaled 155.0 points to finish fourth in 2A. Madison St. … Read more

Maben slates Johnthan Banks Day

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By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

The town of Maben will be having a “Johnthan Banks Day” at 10 a.m. Saturday at the W.O. “Bill” Shivers Park pavilion next to the library on Main Street (Second Avenue).

The honoree … Read more

Jail Docket

June 10

Charles Gary, DOB 08-09-51, BM; MDOC 133: probation violation.

June 11

William K. Chism, DOB 03-12-68, WM; Eupora 4: contempt of court.

June 12

Jarvis Chism, DOB 02-23-83, BM; SO3: sale of marijuana.

Douglas Shea Gentry, DOB 06-28-77, … Read more

Flowers for LTC

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North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s Auxiliary has purchased flowers and hanging baskets for the porch of the Long Term Care facility. Auxiliary members, NMMC-Eupora employees and residents are gathered on the porch.

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Education notes

Boatman earns

MSCPA award

Ethan Boatman was awarded the Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants Outstanding Graduating Senior Award at the Richard C. Adkerson School of Accountancy Scholarship & Awards Banquet in April.

Ethan was chosen from the group of … Read more

Webster County Grand jury issues report

Grand jurors empaneled Monday on the opening day of Webster County Circuit Court have submitted a report of their investigations.

The grand jury investigated no reported violations of law and questioned no witnesses, resulting in no true bills, according to … Read more

City parks prepare for summer, winter sports

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress -Times

 

Baseball in the summer is a rich tradition here in Eupora, and most people remember watching games in the park when they were younger. Back then baseball was one of the only … Read more

Vet camp offers experience for students

By Kaitlyn Byrne

MSU Office of Ag Communications

 

Students interested in veterinary school had an opportunity to get an inside look at the profession during the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Camp.

During the three-day camp, … Read more

Woman killed in 2-car crash

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

An Ackerman woman was killed Saturday morning in a two-car accident on U.S. 82 in Webster County.

The wreck happened about 3 miles west of Mathiston around 7:20 a.m., according to Cpl. Criss … Read more