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Legals – 04/20/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on July 23, 2007, Steven Allen Hollenhead and Angel Leigh Hollenhead, husband and wife, executed a certain deed of trust to Emmett James House or Bill R. McLaughlin, Trustee for the benefit of Regions … Read more

Obituaries – 04/27/2016

Paul L. Snider
April 11, 2016
Services for Paul Laveral Snider, 75, of Maben, formerly of Wiggins, were April 16, 2016, at Moore Funeral Service in Wiggins. Burial was in Finley Cemetery.… Read more

Cancer survivors share hope for future

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Local cancer survivors (front row) Curtis Ford, Bud McCulloch, Leon Long, Pat Hyde, (middle row) Hal Whitaker, Clayton Allen, Bob Bagwell, Ruben Walker, (back row) Bill Willingham, Kyle Richardson, Boyd Edwards, Jack Harpole and Kevin Hitt share optimism and hope for the future.

From Press Reports

The men pictured above are some of the cancer survivors in our community; they all share backgrounds that include doctors’ visits, various treatments and possible surgery.… Read more

City enacts billboard moratorium

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Park Director Rusty Bowen accepts a $5,000 donation for the Eupora Parks and Recreation Department from Billy Powell of the Mississippi Dizzy Dean Executive Board. Powell made the check presentation at the April 4 Board of Aldermen meeting. See additional details in Board of Aldermen article.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen has banned construction of billboards for three months while legislation regulating the signs is drafted.… Read more

Deputy saves couple from house fire

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Saturday night’s fire destroyed the home of Douglas and Kelsey Barnett, who escaped without injury after being awoken by Deputy Devin Mixon.

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A Webster County deputy is being credited with saving the lives of a sleeping couple whose house had caught on fire.

The fire occurred about 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the 1293 Barnett … Read more

2 face burglary, narcotics charges

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From Press & Staff Reports

An investigation into a trespassing call led to the arrest of two people on burglary and narcotics charges, according to the Webster County Sheriff’s Department.… Read more

Area author pens interactive Christian book

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From Press & Staff Reports

“Contemplative Drawing and the Gifts of Mercy,” a spiritual arts book by Sister Alies Therese, has been released nationwide. She makes use of artistic, powerful illustrations to enhance one’s journey with Christ.

Sister Alies served … Read more

Signing event

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Eupora High School senior Lamarcus Caradine (second from r.) signed with … Read more