Category: News

Head Start Transition Program


Eupora Head Start Center’s 2015 Transition Program was May 13 at Bennett Auditorium on the Wood College campus. The theme of the program was … Read more

Physics Class Award


The East Webster High School physics class received the Mississippi Physics Class Award as the winner of the MPT Physics Class Project Contest titled “Concept Conveyed — Excitement Portrayed.” … Read more

Friends of Webster Library hosting Massey


From Staff Reports

Joe T. Massey of Bruce will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of Friends of the Library in Eupora.

The meeting begins at 11 a.m. Monday, June 8, at the Webster County Public Library. Lunch … Read more

Pine Tree Music Fest to be held June 6 in Ackerman

Dee Horton Images
Shawna P and the EarthFunk Tribe will fill the Pine Tree Music Fest with Southern funk, rock and soul as the featured entertainment. Make plans to attend this awesome, free concert on Saturday, June 6 in downtown Ackerman.

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce

Choctaw County’s Pine Tree Music Fest will held Saturday, June 6, in downtown Ackerman. Pine Tree Music Fest will feature live entertainment and a full day of fun activities for the entire family. Activities include … Read more

Benefit concert upcoming at FUMC

Long Time Coming

From Church Reports

Long Time Coming will have a benefit concert at 7 p.m. June 12 at First United Methodist Church of Eupora.

Brothers Christian, Embry and Logan Long comprise the group. Proceeds from the concert will help support their … Read more

School closings make people wonder

By Terry Harpole

With the upcoming merging of the Oktibbeha County schools with the city of Starkville schools, many people in the county school district are wondering what will become of the building now known as West Oktibbeha County High … Read more

MHP issue multiple citations during Memorial Day weekend

From press reports

The Mississippi Highway Patrol concluded the 2015 Memorial Day Enforcement Period May 25 at midnight.

During the period, which began Friday, May 22 at 6pm, MHP issued 5051 citations statewide. Numbers include 126 DUI arrests, 16 drug … Read more

Jail Docket – 06/03/15

May 26
Kenneth W. Douglas, DOB 02-22-60,WM; Webster 3: bond revoked: possession of methamphetamine, a Schedule II controlled substance.… Read more

Exploring Summer Stars at Rainwater Observatory

From press reports

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this summer season called “EXPLORING SUMMER STARS “. This presentation will be given on Friday, June 12, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher … Read more

Defending National Champion Lions set to open season Aug. 27

From school reports

SCOOBA – Winners of three of the last four NJCAA football championships, East Mississippi Community College will bid to make additional NJCAA history when the Lions hit the field for their 2015 football campaign.

Entering the upcoming … Read more