UMW honors Curry for service

For the WPT   Mathiston United Methodist Church is pastored by the Revs. Franklin Lowe and Roger Miller. Both have high praise for Susan Curry and the work she does to support the church. A presentation June 30 surprised Curry,…

Final Reading Program a treasure

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Public Library   The final Summer Reading Program at Webster County Public Library on June 25 was a treasure. Dressed as the pirate, Capt. Jack Sparrow, Ms. Bonnie read “Do Pirates Take A Bath?”…

Freedom celebration

The Webster County Baptist Association Choir and Orchestra performs patriotic songs during the first-ever Freedom Celebration at First Baptist Church of Mathiston. The June 30 event featured choir and orchestra members from churches through the county. The celebration was under…

Obituaries

Larry Noble Mays June 26, 2013 Services for Larry Noble Mays, 65, of Moss Point, formerly of Eupora, were June 30, 2013, at Dumas Chapel Methodist Church. Burial was in North Union Cemetery. He died June 26, 2013. Survivors include…

Tips for calling 911 on a cell phone

By Jimmy McLemore Webster County 911 Director The Webster County 911 Center would like to pass along some information and tips on using cell phones for emergency 911 calls. Anyone making a 911 call from a cell phone should remember…