Category: News

NMMC-Eupora releases tips for hunter safety

From Press Reports

As we all know this is the time of year when many spouses hear “we interrupt this marriage to bring you hunting season.”

Hunting is a great pastime for friends and also for many families to spend Read more

Sales tax collections released for October

From Staff Reports

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

MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5 percent Read more

911 Calls

Dec. 12

11:47 a.m., welfare check, Webster-Lodi Road; Webster SO responds.

2:17 p.m., dispute, South Dunn Street; Eupora PD responds.

4:07 p.m., medical, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; EMS responds.

6:44 p.m., someone shooting toward road, Prescott-Card Road; WSO responds.

Dec. 13Read more

Maben storytime features holiday stories

By Librarian Mary Boutwell

Maben Public Library

Maben Library only had a few for storytime Nov. 18 but we had a great time. Our story was “I know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Pie.”MPL:Nov18th12-21

This book is about an Read more

Local students earn GED diplomas

From Press Reports

MAYHEW —Three local residents were among 34 East Mississippi Community College adult basic education students in the Launch Pad program who received their GED diplomas Dec. 8.

Launch Pad graduates included Kayla Oats and Abbigayle White of Read more

Dream Riders lead Mathiston parade

From Staff Reports

Dream Riders Biking for Children served as grand marshal of the Mathiston Christmas Parade.

Established in 1997, Dream Riders was organized to help families with children who are sick or have special needs. The non-profit organization is Read more

Officials discuss storm shelter issue

Hospital not a safe shelter for public use

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

Resolving the issue of people using the local hospital for shelter during severe weather was discussed at the last regular meting of the Eupora Board of Read more

Calendar of Events

EHS alumni group seeks donations for window project

The Eupora High School Alumni Association plans to install new window treatments on Latham Auditorium’s windows at the historic high school (Central Office Building) at 95 Clark Ave.

Help is being sought Read more

Girl Scouts announce new cookie for 2017

From Press Reports

Girl Scouts Heart of the South is excited to announce that Girl Scouts are celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies by introducing the new Girl Scout S’mores cookie.

Girl Scouts are combining two iconic Girl Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 11, 1941

Work Starts on City Hall

Work started here Tuesday morning on the construction of a city hall designed to include an auditorium or courtroom, a mayor’s office, town attorney’s office, a firehouse, a farm Read more