EPD Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during December:

Speeding, 3; expired tag, 2; reckless driving, 1; DUI-1st offense, 1; custody dispute, 1; disorderly conduct, 1; property damage, 2 (vehicle windows broken by accident); dog complaints, 4; phone harassment, 6;… Read more

Hospice, church offer ‘GriefShare’ program

From Press Reports


Gentiva Hospice Ackerman Baptist Church will offer the effective “GriefShare” grief support program on Tuesday evenings beginning Jan. 21. GriefShare is a program for people mourning the death of a loved one.

A nationally known and … Read more

EES honor roll

Eupora Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for Term 2:

A Honor Roll

Emily Hubbard, William Ballard, Mallory Burton, Matthew Coleman, Ames Conrad, Concordia Cork, Wyatt Denning, Hannah Herard, Ava McCain, Alexander Palmer, Lucius Palmer, Kaine Pittman, Chloe Smith, … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Basketball

TBA — Grace Christian Tournament

6 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Choctaw County

6 p.m. — Montgomery County at Eupora

6 p.m. — Sebastopol at French Camp

6 p.m. — Hebron at Kemper Academy

6 … Read more

E911 Calls

Jan. 6

9:47 a.m., medical, Cummings Road, Clay County; EMS assists Clay County EMS.

9:53 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 15 north of Hwy. 82; Mathiston FD, Maben FD, EMS, MHP, Webster SO respond.

12:37 p.m., theft, Reed Road, Mathiston; Mathiston PD … Read more

Locals among MDOC award recipients

The Mississippi Department of Corrections has announced the October, November and December Region I Community Corrections employee award recipients for the fourth quarter of 2013.

Award recipients include Field Officer Supervisor Michael Perrigan of Eupora and Field Officer III Kenneth … Read more

No. 5-ranked Lady Wolverines improve to 14-2

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times


The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School picked up four more victories last week, including a three-game sweep in The Montgomery County Tournament.

Quantesha Patterson pumped in 34 points to lead EW … Read more

Working the ‘Seg Way’


Ray Moore from Atmos Energy Corp. gets around on a Segway PT while checking for gas leaks after last week’s record-breaking drop in temperatures. He was working on Marie Lane in Eupora on Jan. 9. The Segway personal transporter is Read more

Christmas Lighting Contest winners announced

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT


The Maben Home and Garden Club is happy to announce the winners in the 2013 Christmas Lighting Contest, which it sponsored on Dec. 19 with judging at 5:30 p.m.

Each year there are … Read more

Calendar of Events & Church News

Scholarship fund

stew fundraiser

A Brunswick stew fundraiser will be Jan. 18 at the Stewart Fire Department beginning at noon.

All proceeds go to the Brotherhood Scholarship Fund sponsored by Poplar Creek Nations, Stewart Baptist and Tri-County Baptist churches.

Stew … Read more