News

Jail Docket

June 3

Angela Kay Smith, DOB 01-22-77, WF; SO7: suspended DL.

Angela Kay Smith, DOB 01-22-77, WF; Maben 1: uttering forgery.

Charles Ray Hunt, DOB 08-24-80, BM; Eupora 3: shoplifting.

June 5

Lewis Bright, DOB 05-16-69, WM; MDOC: court.

Paige … Read more

Calendar of Events

Instrumental

Music Festival

The Chickasaw County Instrumental Music Festival will be June 15 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. at Joe Brigance Memorial Park in Houston. For more information call 1-800-931-8120. Bring your lawn chairs.

Mathiston Summer

Reading Program

The 2013 Summer … Read more

Obituaries

Lucille Ray Downing

June 3, 2013

Services for Lucille Ray Downing, 93, of Eupora were June 7, 2013, at Salem Independent Methodist Church near Ackerman with the Revs. Lynn Downing, Jim Reed and Rob Faulk officiating. Burial was in French … Read more

911 calls

June 4

9:38 a.m., alarm, Westwood Park; Eupora PD responds.

4;35 p.m., medical, McBride Street; Maben FD, EMS respond.

4:48 p.m., medical, Hwy. 82; Tomnolen FD, EMS respond.

6:07 p.m., dispute, Airport Road; Webster SO responds.

9 pm., trespassing, Second … Read more

Board seeks proposals for sale of credit line notes

From Staff Reports

 

Webster County School District board members have authorized solicitation of proposals for the sale of line of credit notes.

Jim Young, attorney with Young Law Group, discussed obtaining proposals for the sale of line of credit … Read more

Church News

Father’s Day

service

World Harvest Outreach Ministries will have a Father’s Day service at 6 p.m. June 16. Dr. Bob Meek will be the speaker.

The church will observe the Ordinance of Communion and all fathers will be honored. Pastors … Read more

Center water system issues boil-water alert

From Staff Reports

 

The Webster Center Water Association has issued a boil-water alert until further notice because of a loss in water pressure.

Billy Smith, president of the water system, issued the advisory Tuesday night. He said water pressure … Read more

Mission MS endeavor includes area stops

From Press, Staff Reports

 

Mission Mississippi will celebrate 20 years of unifying the Body of Christ across racial and denominational lines on Oct. 27.

The statewide celebration and worship will take place in Jackson State University’s Tiger Stadium, where … Read more

MSU Bulldogs return to Omaha for CWS

From school reports

 

Mississippi State clinched its ninth appearance in the College World Series with a dramatic 6-5 win over No. 6 national seed Virginia Monday afternoon at Davenport Field to clinch the Charlottesville Super Regional.

With the victory, … Read more

Maben Market features new vendor

Batchelor and her daughter, Joanna, sell “Miss Martha’s Gifts & Goodies.”

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Perfect weather greeted folks who came to the Maben Farmers’ Market Saturday. The huge trees that shade our market have grown with all the spring rain we have had since last year … Read more