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E911 Calls – 04/15/15

April 6
11:51 a.m., vehicle in road, Hwy. 782, Mantee; Webster Sheriff’s Office responds.
4:19 p.m., medical, Medical Plaza; EMS responds.
4:45 p.m., dispute, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora Police Department responds.… Read more

Time Capsules – 04/15/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 18, 1940

‘Gone With the Wind’ at Maben
Scarlett O’Hara, Ashley Wilkes, Melanie, Rhett Butler, Bell Watling and all those other famous Southern personages in “Gone With the Wind” … Read more

HCC Lady Bulldogs have 11-9 North Division mark

From school results
 
The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs split two key North Division contests with the Northwest Mississippi Community College Lady Rangers on Saturday, winning game one 4-1 and falling in game two 4-0.

With the split, the Lady … Read more

East Webster hires new boys/girls basketball coach

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

East Webster High School has hired Michael Seger as its new boys and girls basketball coach.

Seger most recently coached the boys team at basketball-hungry Hickory Flat High School. Seger told the Northeast Mississippi … Read more

Unclaimed property list published in today’s edition

During the week of April 12, newspapers across the state of Mississippi will include a special tabloid listing names, provided by the office of the State Treasurer, of unclaimed property owners reported through November 1, 2014. Currently, the State Treasurer … Read more

Lady Wolverines continue to roll on fast-pitch diamond

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School continue to march toward their third consecutive MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Championship.

Last week East Webster knocked off league foe Eupora 12-0 on Tuesday, … Read more

City of Eupora sets blight hearing for 3

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

As they have for many months previous, Eupora’s mayor and Board of Aldermen continue to discuss methods for enforcing the city’s blight prevention ordinance.

Board attorney Jacqueline Meek reported April 6 that she had … Read more

Eagles take key region win over Bruce

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

Eupora High School looks to close out Region 2-2A play in fine fashion this week as the Eagles are set to host Okolona in a doubleheader Thursday beginning at 5 p.m. EHS is … Read more

City to celebrate 125th birthday

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The city of Eupora is making plans to celebrate the 125th anniversary of its incorporation.

May 14 will mark Eupora’s 125th anniversary of official cityhood and a commemoration is set for that Thursday afternoon … Read more