News

Deadlines given for congressional election

From Press Reports

Because of the passing of Congressman Alan Nunnelee, a vacancy exists in the 1st District for U.S. Congress.

Gov. Phil Bryant has set the date of the special election to fill the vacancy on May 12. If … Read more

Board accepts wireless network bid

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members accepted a bid for a wireless network system at a previous meeting.

Howard Technology Solutions submitted the lone bid of $106,339 for the districtwide wireless network system, according to minutes of … Read more

Jail Docket – 03/25/2015

March 13
James Norman, DOB 01-17-63, WM; Webster 9: jail support.
March 16
Victoria Kelly, DOB 01-25-88, WF; MDOC: probation violation.
Xemenia Dillon, DOB 09-09-90. WF: MDOC: probation violation.… Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/25/2015

SUNDAY, MARCH 22
College Baseball
Noon — Mississippi State at Kentucky
1:30 p.m. — Florida at Ole Miss
College Softball
1 p.m. — Delta State at Alabama-Huntsville
1 p.m. — Mississippi State at Ole Miss… Read more

Education Notes – 03/25/2015

Cooper inducted into Phi Kappa Phi
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Anna Cooper of Mantee has been initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all … Read more

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect January sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.

The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $31,938, which is down about 2.5 percent from the same … Read more

E911 Calls – 03/25/2015

March 16
12:13 p.m., medical, Bluff Springs Church Road; Emergency Medical Service, Walthall FD responds.
2:34 p.m., medical, Old Hwy. 50; EMS, Clarkson FD respond.
2:50 p.m., suspicious person, North Natchez Trace Road; Mathiston PD responds.
5:10 p.m., fire, Spring … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/25/2015

Kindergarten tour April 9 at EES
Eupora Elementary School kindergarten teachers invite all children who will be entering kindergarten in the fall to a tour and lunch at 10:30 a.m. April 9.

All children must be 5 years or older … Read more

MACJC All-Star Basketball Games set for April 11

From school reports

DECATUR — East Central Community College in Decatur is again serving as host site for the annual MACJC (Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges) All-Star Basketball Games.

This year’s event is set for Friday, April 10. … Read more