By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications
After some people open Christmas presents, they might find themselves the recipients of new devices they would have avoided but now feel compelled to use.
Learning how to navigate such a device — whether … Read more
Beware of scam phone calls
On the evening of Dec. 30, while busy with other things, I answered the phone to be greeted by a friendly voice.
The man calling identified himself as Jason Rebekman, and started his talk with … Read more
By Austin Bishop
We Webster Progress TImes
The Eagles and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School were hoping to open region play in fine fashion when they paid a visit to Calhoun City on Tuesday.
The EHS squads are set … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Jan. 4, 1940
Watson Sugg Moves to Ackerman Hotel
A.W. Sugg Sr., prominent Eupora businessman and sheriff of Webster County from 1932 to 1936, has purchased the Pinnix Hotel at … Read more
From Press Reports
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free program for the winter season called “The Secrets of Orion.” The program will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday by Edwin Faughn, director of Rainwater Observatory.
“The … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times
After having nine days to absorb the shock of the untimely death of East Webster High School head girls basketball coach Stan Hughey, the Lady Wolverines were prepared to return to the floor … Read more
7:35 p.m., welfare check, Church Street; Mathiston PD responds.
7:45 p.m., locked car, West Roane; Eupora PD responds.
9:40 p.m., child playing with phone, Edgewood Drive; no action taken.
10:42 p.m., hang-up, Westwood Drive; … Read more
The new session of Weight Watchers begins at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora on Jan. 8. The class meets every Thursday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the education classroom.
The Mississippi Department of Education offers employees a discount of 15 … Read more
Barbara Irene Ross “Bobbie” Hayes… Read more
Myrtle B. Hollis
Jan. 1, 2015
Services for Myrtle B. Hollis, 79, of Choctaw Plaza Apartments in Ackerman were Jan. 3, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Ackerman with the Revs. James I. Codling officiating. Burial was in Antioch … Read more