911 Calls

April 25 11:25 a.m., fire, Rebecca Street; Mathiston FD responds. 11:43 a.m., medical, Medical Plaza; EMS responds. 11:51 a.m., medical, East Walnut; EMS responds. 5:10 p.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82; Webster SO responds. 5:57 p.m., suspicious activity, Adams Avenue; Eupora…

PhD Graduation

Fairbanks, AK.—Courtney Nichols Scerbak of Mantee, MS will graduate with a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biological Sciences and Science Teaching and Outreach certification at the University of Alaska Fairbanks commencement ceremony, to be held on Sunday, May 8 in…

OCC Workshop

Ladies participating in the April Operation Christmas Child workshop at First Baptist Church of Eupora are Dianne McGarr, Kathy Bailey, Shellie Herring, Margie McCain, Charla Boatman, Reba Thompson, Ann Young and Maxine Nabors. The next OCC workshop will be May…

Calendar of Events

Band concert The Eupora Band’s spring concert is May 5 at 7 p.m. in Latham Auditorium. Admission is $3 and all proceeds benefit the Band Boosters Relay for Life Webster County Relay for Life will be on Friday, May 6,…

Editorial Roundup

Licensure body is messed up One can argue how long misbehaving educators should be punished by having their teaching licenses pulled. A lot depends on the severity of their offense and how sincerely contrite they are for what they did.…

Jail Docket

April 25 Willie Triplett, DOB 06-10-62, BM; C2/Kilgore: failure to pay: two counts of false pretense. Robert Wofford, DOB 09-12-89, BM; Webster 4: sale of marijuana, sale of Lortab and failure to pay child support. April 27 James Brian Williams,…