Rep. Joey Hood is welcomed by Lion David Ellison. Hood discussed current legislative events at the June 17 Eupora Lions Club meeting. The Lions meet at noon the first and third Monday of each month. For more information on becoming … Read more
For the WPT
Eupora Community Outreach Ministry conducted a fundraising rally June 2 at the Depot.
Minister Christine Bingham was mistress of ceremony, followed with devotion by local attorneys Buchanan and Jacqueline Meek.
On program was Pastor Bobby McMullen, … Read more
From combined reports
Mississippi State’s memorable season continued with another dramatic come-from-behind victory in the College World Series Monday.
Trey Porter’s two-run single in the top half of the eighth inning lifted MSU to its second straight win at … Read more
From press reports
The 60-year reunion for the 1953 class at Eupora High School was celebrated April 20 at the Central Service Grill.
Members of the class attending were Brown Bailey, Betty Canterberry Fason, Kathleen Davis Taylor, Jo Alice … Read more
From Press, Staff Reports
A boil-water alert issued last week by the Webster Center Water Association for customers who receive their drinking water from its water supply located in Webster County remained in effect as of Tuesday.
This affects … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Eupora leaders have designated Waterworks Road for resurfacing if the city is awarded a grant for street improvements.
The Small Municipalities Grant of up to $150,000 is available from the Mississippi Development Authority. … Read more
From the Maben
It was another fabulous day at the Maben Public Library on June 18; wall-to-wall kids were listening, looking and squirming as Pam Awad, the Mississippi State University nutrition educator, presented her program about “Digging … Read more
For the WPT
On May 18, Rosa Nell Hodges (“Momma Nell”) celebrated her 100th birthday with more than 100 guests, mostly her own family, at her home in Mathiston.
Momma Nell is the oldest living resident of Webster County … Read more
From Press Reports
When Mark Nichols of Belmont had weight loss surgery in 2010, all of his weight-related health problems resolved, except one.
“When I was really heavy, my legs bothered me a lot,” said Nichols, 44. “I was … Read more
By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications
Several Mississippi communities are taking on projects designed to help senior adults keep their independence and improve their health.
The Mississippi State University Extension Service has challenged communities to assess the resources they offer … Read more