Category: News

Pet owners warned after distemper reported

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Barbara Harris (r.), vet tech at Duncan Veterinary Clinic, gives Symba a vaccination against distemper. Office Manager Jeanette Strickland is holding Symba. (RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF)

From Press & Staff Reports

Tests have confirmed that three raccoons found inside the Starkville city … Read more

Sports schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 29
Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Starkville at Choctaw County
Prep Softball
TBA — Neshoba Central at West Lauderdale
TBA — Philadelphia at Southeast Lauderdale
6 p.m. — Starkville at Louisville
6 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster… Read more

Sports Briefs

Region 4-2A play set to begin this Friday night

The first six football games played so far this season by East Webster, Eupora, Calhoun City, Winona, Bruce, and Okolona won’t have any affect on the MHS Class 2A State Football … Read more

Calendar of Events

EES blood drive

Eupora Elementary School will be hosting a blood drive from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 29 at the school. If you would like to donate, call the school office at 258-6735 to set up an appointment.

Consignment event… Read more

Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WEBSTER COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
ROCCO J. MUMPHREY, DECEASED CAUSE NO. 2016-109

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
COUNTY OF WEBSTER

Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned on … Read more

City adopts budget with no tax increase

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora’s budget and tax millage for the 2016-17 fiscal year have been adopted by the Board of Aldermen.

The board, in separate motions Sept. 6 and with no discussion, adopted the budget for the … Read more

Fire destroys house in city

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

One of the older homes in a Eupora neighborhood was destroyed by fire Monday but firefighters kept the blaze from reaching a nearby residence.

The fire was discovered about 12:30 p.m. at 20 W. … Read more

County Office Building will be reroofed

From Staff Reports

The Webster County Office Building in Eupora is scheduled to be reroofed following action by the Board of Supervisors.

The building, which also serves as the temporary courthouse, is located at East Fox Avenue and Veterans Memorial … Read more

E911 calls

Sept. 12
12:40 p.m., medical, Blackwell Road; EMS, Mathiston Fire Department respond.
3:29 p.m., medical, Bluff Springs Church Road; EMS responds.
7:27 p.m., disturbance, South Dunn; Eupora Police Department responds.
8:38 p.m., alarm, Second Avenue; Maben PD responds.
9:37 .m., … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Sept. 18, 1941
Dunning Store Fills 80,000th Prescription

Last week, P.H. Dunning, progressive owner of Dunning Drug Store, announced the filling of the 80,000th prescription by his pharmacists.

Mr. Dunning … Read more