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Obituaries

Dovie T. Reed

Aug. 27, 2013

Services for Dovie Thomas Reed, 95, were Aug. 30, 1013, at First Baptist Church of Mathiston. Burial was in Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

The daughter of the late Otha and Daisy Dalma … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6

Prep Football

7 p.m. — Choctaw County at North Pontotoc

7 p.m. — Nettleton at East Webster

7 p.m. — Eupora at Winona

7 p.m. — Kemper County at French Camp

7 p.m. — Louisville at Noxubee … Read more

Wolverines rally for dramatic win over Noxapater

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

With the Wolverines just 12 minutes away from suffering their first loss of the football season, a young East Webster team came up with a series of big plays that resulted in … Read more

Eagles wow FCA with ‘efficient’ first half

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

Junior Graham has seen a lot of first halves of football games in his storied coaching career, but if could replay the first two quarters his Eupora Eagles put together last Friday … Read more

Miller pleads guilty to sex charges

Miller

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson

Emmerich Newspapers

 

WINONA — Christopher Lamar Miller, 39, of Winona has pleaded guilty to nine felony sex charges and six misdemeanor sex charges.

Miller entered his plea before Judge Clarence Morgan III in Kosciusko on … Read more

Davis Birth

Lillian Grace Davis

Isabella Davis

Lillian Grace and Isabella Davis were born June 9, 2013, to parents Josh and Jeannie Davis at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

They both weighed 5 pounds and 7 ounces.

Grandparents are Dr. … Read more

Jail docket

Aug. 19

Billie Jean Halderman, DOB 07-13-61, WF; Eupora 3: possession of paraphernalia.

David L. Patterson, DOB 08-18-57, BM; E7: possession of controlled substance within 1,500 feet of a church.

Aug. 20

Justin Wayne Mann, DOB 07-21-82, WM; SO2: cyberstalking.… Read more

911 Calls

Aug. 19

8:05 a.m., locked vehicle, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds.

10:18 a.m., Choctaw County; transferred to Choctaw 911.

10:34 a.m., water issue, Smith Road; utility responds.

10:43 a.m., 911 hang-up, North Joliff; EPD responds.

12:40 p.m., medical, Hwy. … Read more

Upcoming sports schedule

TUESDAY, SEPT. 3

Prep Softball

6 p.m. — Eupora at Nanih Waiya

6 p.m. — French Camp at Coffeeville

6:30 — East Webster at Philadelphia

Junior High Football

TBA — Eupora at Choctaw County

Junior College Soccer

2/4 p.m. — … Read more

Sales tax receipts down

From Staff Reports

 

Eupora and Mathiston’s sales tax revenues for June were down from the same month last year, new reports show.

The city of Eupora posted June collections of $36,121, down 1.4 percent from the $36,646 received in … Read more