News

Towns getting emergency sirens

From Staff Reports

Eupora and the three other municipalities in Webster County have been
awarded a grant for five emergency sirens.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency notified the Mississippi EMA
on March 29 that a Hazard Mitigation Grant for the … Read more

Get ready to Relay April 26

From Press Reports

Mark your calendars. … Get your plans made! It’s time for our Relay
for Life event, which will be April 26 from 6 p.m. until 1 a.m. at
North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s walking track.

All of the … Read more

Courthouse insurance on agenda

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

An insurance adjuster is to meet with Webster County leaders next
week to follow up on previous talks about the courthouse insurance
settlement.

General adjuster Patrick Blankenship of Engle Martin & Associates
will meet … Read more

Garan site plan being presented

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A conceptual site plan for the former Garan property will be
presented to the Eupora Board of Aldermen this afternoon.

Jeremy Murdock will present the plan to the board at 4 p.m. today. He… Read more

Water project to serve Cumberland, EHWS

From Press Reports

A water storage project funded by the Appalachian Regional Commission
will provide water service to 225 households and three businesses in
Webster County, which is an ARC-designated distressed county.

The project, which entails an ARC grant in … Read more

Luminaria Ceremony will feature Duncan

From Press Reports

Beth Duncan of Eupora will be the featured speaker for the Luminaria
Ceremony starting at 9 p.m. during Webster County’s 2013 Relay for
Life event.

Duncan, 10 years after major pancreatic surgery, will be speaking on
the … Read more

ICT2 classes learn about networks

From School Reports

Clint Hester visited Ruth Draine’s ICT2 classes at Eupora High School
on April 3 to discuss one of the class’ primary units: Networking.

Hester, the technology coordinator for Webster County Schools,
covered different types of networks and … Read more

Pepper assists in service day

From Press Reports

Five Holmes Community College Forest Technology and Conservation Law
Enforcement Technology students participated in the Take Pride in
America service day at the Choctaw Recreation Area in the Tombigbee
National Forest.

They included Rachael Pepper of Eupora.… Read more

Week honors public safety dispatchers

From Press Reports

The week of April 14-20 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators
Week. This is an opportunity to honor the women and men who serve as
our public safety dispatchers.

They are the voice at the other end of … Read more

Jada Melton’s new recording completed

By Don Pounds
Don Pounds
Music Productions

Don Pounds Music Productions is proud to announce the completion of
our newest recording by our award-winning artist Jada Melton. The
album is titled “All Aboard.”

Our production company normally does not record … Read more