News

Eupora’s Steadman takes softball MVP honors

Steadman behind the plate.

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress-Times

 

When it comes to softball, Allie Steadman likes to keep everything in front of her.

That’s why the rising senior at Eupora High School enjoys being behind the plate more than any other position.… Read more

Three county players on State Games baseball team

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress-Times

 

Three local players will be a part of the District 4 All-Star team that will take part in the State Games of Mississippi Baseball Tournament at Meridian Community College’s Scaggs Field on June 19-23.… Read more

Eupora Police Department Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges/incidents during May:

Speeding, 24; suspended driver’s license, three; suspended driver’s license-implied consent, two; no driver’s license (expired), one; disregard for traffic device, one; seatbelt violation, one; expired tag, one; no tag, two; no … Read more

City accepts HOME bids

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Eupora Board of Aldermen has accepted housing contractor bids for two houses involved in the city’s Homeowner Rehabilitation Grant.

The city has received a grant from the Mississippi Development Authority to demolish … Read more

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