Category: News

EPD Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during July:

Speeding, one; no driver’s license-expired, one; suspended driver’s license, one; no proof of liability insurance, three; careless driving, two; possession of liquor, one; DUI-1st offense (refused test); noise violation, one; petit … Read more

911 Calls

Aug. 1

3:34 p.m., suspicious activity, Clarkson Road; Webster SO responds.
6:31 p.m., reckless driver, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds.
8:14 p.m.., domestic, Duncan Road; WSO responds.
11:37 p.m., medical, School House Road; EMS responds.

Aug. 2

12:55 a.m., … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan

Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your

Beginning Monday morning, Aug. 15, I will be doing a live radio show called “The Seventies in the Seven O’clock Hour.”

In my opinion, the best songs that were ever … Read more

Calendar of Events

Broken Wings
Christian Women’s
Job Corps

Broken Wings Christian Women’s Job Corps in Ackerman is taking applications for a free 16-week program beginning Aug. 16.
Class topics include Bible study, Jobs for Life program, computer skills, money management, healthy relationships, … Read more

Webster County budget hearing upcoming

From Staff Reports

A public hearing on Webster County’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year will be later this month.

The Board of Supervisors will conduct the hearing at 8 a.m. Aug.

31 in the boardroom of the Doss … Read more

Back 2 School Bash

Members of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club of Maben gave away school supplies and door prizes at the annual Back 2 School Bash on July 30 at the Starkville Sportsplex. The event was hosted by the Emerson Family Resource … Read more

Friends of the Library


Dawn Fant Morgan (l.) of Flobaby Farms of Starkville was the guest speaker at Friends of Webster County Library meeting on Monday. She enlightened the audience with information on her bees and the production of honey. Visiting with Morgan is

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Young constituent’s artwork on display here


Schaefer and Weddle show Schaefer’s artwork that is on display in Kelly’s Eupora district office at the Depot.


The “Tomato Hornworm” charcoal drawing by Schaefer is also included in the current issue of Mississippi Outdoors magazine.

From Staff Reports

Artwork … Read more

ECOM hosts Back-to-School Program/Concert

By Daniel Brunty
The Webster Progress-Times

In what is becoming a traditional event, the women of the Eupora Community Outreach Ministry were proud to sponsor their annual Back-to-School Program and Concert on Saturday at Gibson Street Church of God.

The … Read more

Last Saturday for watermelons at Maben Market

By Jane Collins
Maben Farmers’ Market

Saturday was the last time the Floras would be at the Maben Farmers’ Market with their delicious red and yellow watermelons.

Their patch has been pretty well depleted, but you might still be able … Read more