911 calls

April 28

1:41 p.m., alarm, Clarkson Road; Webster SO responds.

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Calendar of events

Extension office open house May 8

To celebrate 100 years of the Extension Service in Mississippi, the Webster County Extension office is hosting an open house from 2-4 p.m. May 8 at its office located

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Church news

Cathedral of Deliverance Baccalaureate service

Baccalaureate service for Eupora High School’s Class of 2014 will be at 6 p.m. May 10 at Cathedral of Deliverance.

East New Hope

Memorial services will be at

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Health notes

NMMC-Eupora gives info about Legionnaire’s disease

Legionnaires’ disease is a severe type of pneumonia caused by bacteria, according to North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora. People most frequently contract it by breathing in mist from water that contains the bacteria from hot … Read more

Obituary – Mary Evelyn Hurst Weems

Mary Evelyn Hurst Weems, age 86, passed away Wednesday April 30, 2014 at her home in West Point surrounded by her family. She was born May 2, 1927 in Mantee, MS.
She was preceded in death by

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Obituary – Joe Reese Moore

Joe Reese Moore, 77, passed away on April 29, 2014, at his residence in Bellefontaine.
Mr. Moore was born on January 1, 1937. He was a Baptist and a retired truck driver for Webster County, Mississippi.
Mr. Moore is survived … Read more