Category: News

Time Capsules – 04/01/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 4, 1940

New Law Firm Locates Here
Coleman & Sugg is the name of Eupora’s new law firm that opened offices here this week.

The senior partner is the … Read more

Lady Bulldogs riding eight game winning streak

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs won all eight games they played last week to move to 9-5 in the MACJC North Division and 16-8 overall. HCC picked up a pair of doubleheader sweeps over Coahoma Community … Read more

Jail Docket – 04/01/2015

March 26
Justin K. Thomas, DOB 09-02-78, WM; Mathiston 2: DUI-1st, possession of controlled substance and possession of beer.
Justin K. Thomas, DOB 09-02-78, WM; Mathiston 2: domestic violence.… Read more

House of Representatives works through to deadlines

By Rep. Joey Hood

This week, conference members were assigned to bills which the Senate and House members did not agree or “concur” with changes that the other chamber made to a bill. Conferees from the House and Senate began … Read more

Calendar of Events – 04/01/2015

Retired Teachers meeting today
Webster County Retired Teachers will meet at 1 p.m. April 1 in the Mathiston Public Library. Rep. Joey Hood plans to be there to present the program.

Mathiston Easter egg hunt
The Civic League of Mathiston’s … Read more

E911 Calls – 04/01/2015

March 23
11:31 a.m., medical, Adams Avenue; EMS responds.
2:13 p.m., medical, Church Street; EMS, Mathiston FD respond.
3:59 p.m., locked vehicle, Eupora PD responds.… Read more

Be prepared this tornado season

From Webster County 911

Webster County 911 would like everyone to be prepared this tornado season. Here are some tips from Emergency Centers for Disease Control.

Preparing for a Tornado

Being Prepared (Part 1)

Stay Tuned for Storm Watches and Read more

EHS Honor Roll

Eupora High School has released its Honor Roll for the third nine weeks:

A Honor Roll
Sixth Grade: Adam Britt, Logan Graham, Ella Clare Harrison, Parron Hill, Robert May, My’Kya Williams.

Seventh Grade: Thomas Avery, Anna Elizabeth Bailey, Patience Bingham, … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/01/2015

THUR, APRIL 2
Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Winston at Oak Hill
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
6:30 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Choctaw County
7 p.m. — Eupora at Bruce
7 p.m. — East Webster at Calhoun … Read more

Graham-Moss golf tourney set for Saturday

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Phyllis A. Graham-Steven B.Moss Scholarship Benefit Golf Tournament is set to for this Saturday at 8:30 a.m. at Louisville Country Club in Louisville.

The annual tournament raises money for scholarships for graduates of … Read more