911 Calls

July 18
8:18 a.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
8:55 a.m., alarm, Hwy. 9; Webster SO responds.
10:22 a.m., disturbance, Elmore Road; WSO responds.
1:03 p.m., alarm, Hwy. 182; WSO responds.
2:33 p.m., medical, Eudy Avenue; EMS, Eupora FD … Read more

Obituaries

Hilda Wyrene
Cole
July 24, 2016

Services for Hilda Wyrene Cole, 75, of Sturgis will be at 2 p.m. July 27, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Burial will be in Memorial Garden Park in Starkville.

She was born … Read more

Mr. Jerry Gene Tucker

Jerry passed away July 16, 2016 at his home in West Point, MS after a long battle with colorectal cancer. He was reared in Webster County MS by his grandparents J.W and Ola Hamilton. He attended Walthall Schools and graduated … Read more

Mr. George W. Cummings

Eupora, MS

Mr. George W. Cummings, 78, died 7/21/16 at North Ms. Medical Center in Eupora. He was born 1/31/38 to Lee Wesley Cummings and Mary Louise Jenkins Cummings. Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Saturday 7/23/16 at Oliver Funeral Home … Read more

Man charged with child abuse, assault

From Staff Reports

A Eupora man was arrested last week on felony child abuse and assault charges.
Anthony Terrell Johnson, 34, is charged with felonious child abuse (serious bodily harm) and domestic violence-aggravated assault.

Police Chief Gregg Hunter arrested him … Read more

Jail Docket

July 18
Brandi Conley, DOB 03-27-81, walk-in: simple assault: domestic violence.

July 19
Zackary Orr, DOB 09-16-94, WM; Webster 7: possession of meth with intent to sell, no seatbelt, suspended DL and possession of Schedule II controlled substance.
Allen R. … Read more