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Obituaries

Mary E. Green

Nov. 21, 2013

Services for Mary E. Green, 76, were Nov. 23, 2013, at Crossroads Church of God of Prophecy with the Rev. Sam Edwards officiating. Burial was in Ebenezer Cemetery at Grady.

She was born March … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 1, 1938

Johnston Re-elected High Ice Executive

J.B. Johnston, owner of ice plants here and in several neighboring cities, was named again on the board of directors of the … Read more

Church News

Christmas Gala

World Harvest Outreach Ministries will be hosting a Christmas Gala, “Celebrating the Birth of Christ,” at 6 p.m. Dec. 1. This will be a candlelight service with holiday music and dance by World Harvest Praise Team and Ensemble.… Read more

Visit Winston County to get taste of Italy on Dec. 8

From staff and press reports

 

“An Italian Palate” is a cookbook, travelogue and artistic portfolio in one.

The creative collaboration between Hattiesburg chef Robert St. John and Clinton artist Wyatt Waters gives readers a taste of Italy in recipes, … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 29

Prep Football

7 p.m. — French Camp at Stringer

7 p.m. — Louisville at Charleston

Men’s College Basketball

TBA — Ole Miss vs. Georgia Tech in Brooklyn

6 p.m. — USM at Louisville

Women’s College Basketball

TBA … Read more

Board selects engineering firm for lagoon

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Eupora Board of Aldermen has selected a firm to provide engineering services for grant-funded lagoon improvements.

The city has received a $450,000 Community Development Block Grant to repair and stabilize the municipal … Read more

911 calls

Nov. 18

2:45 p.m., medical, Old Dancy Road; EMS responds.

2:57 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 15 and Natchez Trace; Webster SO, EMS, Mantee FD, MedStat helicopter respond.

4:46 p.m., stranded motorist, Hwy. 82 west of Eupora; WSO responds.

8:46 p.m., speeding/careless … Read more

Belinda Stewart Architects earns more honors

By Wally Northway

Mississippi Business Journal

 

Earlier this year, Belinda Stewart, FAIA, became the first female architect from Mississippi to be made a Fellow by the American Institute of Architects. Of the 80,000-plus AIA members, approximately 3,000 hold the … Read more