Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Feb. 15, 1940
State Position for Col. Taylor
Daniel M. Taylor, former merchant and Eupora businessman, received news of his appointment Tuesday of this week to the position of patrolman … Read more
WED, FEB. 18
MAIS AA State Tournament at Canton (4 p.m. — Winston Academy girls vs. Adams Christian)
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. — East Central at Miss. Delta (DH)
Junior College Baseball
3 p.m. — Meridian at … Read more
From Press Reports
Shoppers at fred’s Super Dollar will once again be able to support the healthcare of children in their communities by purchasing special $1 paper Miracle Balloons that will benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
The 10th annual campaign, … Read more
10:13 a.m., medical, Rock Hill Road; transferred to Oktibbeha 911.
11:14 a.m., medical, Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
1:03 p.m., stranded motorist, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds.
2:32 p.m., loose cow, Hwy. 82, Sapa; Webster SO responds.
2:45 … Read more
SWCD membership meeting March 9
The Webster County Soil and Water Conservation District’s annual membership meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. March 9 at Walthall Baptist Church.
A speaker will be giving information about wild hogs and a meal will … Read more
From press reports
BK Edwards Fabrication and Welding announces the company is expanding operations at its facility in Maben, Miss. The project represents a $70,000 company investment and will create 18 new jobs, bringing employment at the facility to approximately … Read more