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Jail Docket – 07/29/15

July 22
Bryan David Wilson, DOB 11-15-91, WM; Webster 3: domestic violence.
July 23
Tasha L. Dempsey, DOB 06-25-80, WF; Webster 9: contempt of court.
July 24
Travis L. Jennings, DOB 03-27,81, WM; walk-in: trespassing and simple assault/domestic violence.… Read more

NRA endorses Representative Joey Hood for re-election

From press reports

Fairfax, Va.— On behalf of our members in Mississippi, the National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) proudly announces its endorsement of state Representative Joey Hood for re-election.

NRA-PVF Chairman Chris Cox stated, “Under Joey Hood’s leadership, … Read more

Make this a better county, state and country by voting

From press & staff reports

Only 60 percent of the voting eligible population heads to the polls during presidential election years, according to the Center for Voting and Democracy. This number drops to 40 percent during midterm elections.

These numbers … Read more

Turfgrass field day slated

From Press Reports

Mississippi State University will offer a Turfgrass Field Day at the R.R. Foil Plant Science Research Center in Starkville on Aug. 25 at 8:45 a.m.

Coaches, school superintendents, landscape architects, county Extension agents, lawn care professionals, golf … Read more

Webster County Precinct Polling Places

DISTRICT 1:
Eupora No. 1: Community Center, 142 N. Dunn St., Eupora
Bluff Springs: Bluff Springs Baptist Church, 684 Bluff Springs Church Road, Eupora

DISTRICT 2:
Eupora No. 2: Department of Human Services, 51 Government Ave., Eupora
Walthall: Walthall Fire … Read more

School Board approves hirings

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board approved the hiring of various personnel along with other matters at its July 6 meeting.

Minutes of that meeting show the board:
• approved the hiring of Gina Rowell Reed-Wood as a … Read more

Calendar of Events – 07/29/15

Absentee voting
Webster County Circuit Clerk Sherry B. Henderson announces that the circuit clerk’s office in Eupora will be open from 8 a.m. -noon Saturday, Aug. 1, for in-house absentee voting.
Absentee ballots are also available today-Friday from 8 a.m. … Read more

Time for back-to-school immunizations

From Press Reports

The Mississippi State Department of Health reminds parents that state law requires children to be immunized against childhood diseases to enter public or private school, Head Start or daycare.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and … Read more