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Eagles fall 38-31 to Hollandale-Simmons in playoffs

Eupora’s Jalan Embry (9) and Al Dumas (13) corral Simmons’ Tokir Winters late in the fourth quarter of Friday’s game.

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

When Jalen Embry hauled in a 19-yard touchdown pass from Trey Pittman in the fourth quarter to put homestanding Eupora up by two touchdowns, it looked liked the Eagles were about to advance … Read more

Community helpers visit Head Start Center

For the WPT

Sheriff Tim Mitchell and the Ambulance Service from North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora visited the Eupora Head Start Center during “Community Helpers Week.”

The children were learning … Read more

Halloween party

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Residents at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s Long Term Care celebrated Halloween with a party and trick-or-treating with area children on Oct 31.… Read more

Friends of library

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Friends of Webster County Library welcomed Joe Lee, author of “Director’s Cut,” to their November meeting at the Webster County Library. Lee discussed his newest book, a suspense novel based in a fictional town in north Mississippi. … Read more

C2C participants ready for work

Webster County Counseling to Careers participants include (front) Nicole Robinson, Janie Robinson, Quamisha Eichelberger, Vionica Johnson, (back) Coty Patterson, Randall Cunningham and Kaleb Yates. Keeyvontae Silas is also a program participant.

From Press Reports

Webster County students participating in the Counseling to Careers program have been attending classes focusing on work ethics for the past two months.

Classes stress the importance of good attendance, appropriate dress in the workplace, good attitude, … Read more

Calendar of Events – 11/19/2014

Quick Bites & More
Quick Bites & More are offered at the Webster County Extension Office on Thursdays, noon-1 p.m.

Please call 258-3971 if you would like to attend the Nov. 20 program, which is “Backyard Fruit Production.” Dr. Wayne … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11/19/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

You can Google “Vocabulary Quiz- Merriam-Webster Online” and find the link to the website on which you can take a 10-question quiz to find out how strong your vocabulary is. … Read more

WED, NOV. 19
Women’s College Basketball
TBA — West Alabama at Stillman

THURS, NOV. 20
Prep Basketball
TBA — Caledonia Tournament (Choctaw County entered)
6 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Sebastopol
6 p.m. … Read more

Rotary names Hunter Student of the Month

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club recognized Eupora High School senior Breanna Hunter as Student of the Month at its Nov. 4 luncheon.

Breanna is an A Honor Roll and Merit Student, and was crowned 2014 … Read more

Jail Docket – 11/19/2014

Nov. 10
Stephen McComb, DOB 10-01-88, BM; Eupora 5 and SO4: suspended DL, leaving the scene of an accident, no proof of insurance and grand larceny.

Nov. 12
Jason Williams, … Read more