Calendar of Events – 12/30/2015

Swearing-in of county officials Webster County elected officials for 2016-19 will be sworn in at 1 p.m. Dec. 30 at the Eupora Community Center. Chancellor Kenny Burns will administer the oaths of office. Weight Watchers Start the new year off…

Sports Schedules – 12/30/2015

WED, DEC. 30 Prep Basketball TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered) TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered) College Football 2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.

Keep safety in mind when riding ATVs

From NMMC-Eupora The riding of all-terrain vehicles is a common everyday event in Mississippi. Although most individuals keep safety in mind, there are some who overlook the possible dangers. Most individuals ride without helmets or have more than one rider…

E911 Calls: Webster – 12/30/2015

Dec. 21 12:44 p.m., suspicious activity, Greensboro Road; Webster SO responds. 3:08 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 82; Mathiston PD responds. 4:48 p.m., alarm, Gold Street; Eupora PD responds. 4:57 p.m., medical, McBride Street; Maben PD, Webster EMS respond. 5:41 p.m., medical,…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/30/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. My favorite month is January, the gateway to a new year of opportunities. According to “The American Educator,” the month was named in honor of Janus, the Roman god of…