Sales tax receipts down

From Staff Reports

 

Eupora and Mathiston’s sales tax revenues for June were down from the same month last year, new reports show.

The city of Eupora posted June collections of $36,121, down 1.4 percent from the $36,646 received in … Read more

Calendar of Events

Springhill School

reunion Aug. 31

Springhill School reunion (Webster County) will be Aug. 31 beginning at 10 a.m. in the Springhill School building.

The school operated from 1927-57. Anyone who attended the school is invited, along with their spouse. Potluck … Read more

County shares money for election costs

From Press, Staff Reports

 

Webster County will receive additional funding to help pay for elections, according to the secretary of state’s office.

The money will come from the Elections Support Fund, which totals $1.02 million.

“The Elections Support Fund … Read more

City sets budget hearing for Sept. 5

The city of Eupora has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed fiscal 2014 budget.

The hearing will be at 4 p.m. Sept. 5 at City Hall. The budget does not include a proposed tax increase, according to the hearing … Read more

Drug arrest made; break-in committed

From Staff Reports

 

Local law enforcement officers made a drug arrest Saturday night following a traffic stop.

Officer Mitch Jackson of the Eupora Police Department conducted the traffic stop on Gold Street in Eupora at 9:15 p.m. Saturday. Webster … Read more

Obituaries

Samuel T. Bell

Aug. 12, 2103

Services for Samuel T. Bell, 93, of Detroit were Aug. 24, 2013, at West End Household of Faith in Eupora. Burial followed in Embry Cemetery near Bellefontaine.

Mr. Bell died Aug. 12, 2013.

Survivors … Read more