Smoke-free restaurant

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  The Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Choctaw, Montgomery & Webster Counties has recognized Los Encinos Mexican Grill in Eupora as being voluntarily smoke-free. Being part of a city that does not have a comprehensive smoke-free ordinance in place, Los Encinos…

Homer Booth: aiming for 100, enjoying life

By Ken Bonner The Daily Sentinel   SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — It’s the same every day — choose the ball, do some stretching and then take to the court for a little hoops action. Homer Booth has been doing it this…

E911 calls

June 17 8:34 a.m., Old Walthall Road, car in the middle of the road; Webster Sheriff’s Office responds. 9:18 a.m., Hwy. 8, stranded motorist; WSO responds. 12:28 p.m., Gold Street, dead cat in road; city responds. 3:11 p.m., Martin Luther…

Fresh produce at Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market   Saturday was a big day in Maben for more than one reason. The Farmers’ Market enjoyed a record day for sale of produce, and after the market crowds of folks were in…

Jail Docket

June 17 Quincy Jones, DOB 04-15-93, BM; G24: no seatbelt, speeding 90/65 and suspended DL. Samuel Fleming, DOB 09-27-60, WM; SO3/Circuit Court: felony DUI: sentenced to five years — one to serve. Toby McKinney, DOB 01-07-69, WM; SO5: bond revoked…

2011 tornado mirrors that of 1906

By Lavelle McAlpin For the WPT   “What’s past is prologue.” ~ William Shakespeare   The following story is not new to us: a series of storms interspersed with tornadic activity ripped through the Mississippi night and rained destruction upon Webster…