Barbecue Cookoff to benefit firefighters

Organizers of the Webster County Firefighter BBQ Cookoff include Ricky Young, Joe Huffman, Chandler Huffman and Cathey Young of the Tomnolen Fire Department; Patricia Pilkington of the Maben FD; and Lee Kendricks and Abby Pugh of the Clarkson FD. Others assisting include Tonya Huffman and Jamie Harrington of the Tomnolen FD. Also helping are John Ballard of the Bywy FD, who will serve as grill master, and county Fire Coordinator Barry Rushing.

From Press Reports

All are invited to come join the fun in downtown Eupora on Nov. 15 at the Webster County BBQ Cookoff benefiting the volunteer fire departments in the county.

In conjunction with the Eupora Christmas Market, the Webster … Read more

Lee returns with latest suspense novel

From Press Reports

Joe Lee will sign copies of his new suspense thriller, “Director’s Cut” (Dogwood Press, 2014), at the Webster County Library at 11:30 a.m. Monday.

“’Director’s Cut’ is the fifth volume of my Oakdale suspense series that began … Read more

Perkins addresses Maben Methodist Men


By Terry Harpole

The Bible passage “Come and I will make you fishers of men” did have some relation to the meeting of the Maben Methodist Men’s meeting Oct. 26.

Harpole Perkins, 17-year-old son of Eddie and Sheryl Perkins of … Read more

4-H club attends State Fair

Graham as Sheryl Underwood

The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club attended and had exhibition entries at the Mississippi State Fair in Jackson last month.

Members also were interviewed and appeared on 16 WAPT News, and will appear in the video

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