Obituaries – 09/02/15

Howard Earl Carpenter
Aug. 23, 2015
Services for Howard Earl Carpenter, 88, of Sturgis were Aug. 25, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Russell Mord officiating. Mr. Carpenter requested cremation.

He was born May 16, 1927, … Read more

City budget hearing today

From Staff Reports

A public hearing on the city of Eupora’s proposed budget and tax levy for the next fiscal year is this afternoon.

The budget hearing begins at 5 p.m. in the boardroom of City Hall. The current millage … Read more

County budget hearing Friday

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A public hearing on Webster County’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year will be later this week.

The Board of Supervisors will hold the budget hearing at 9 a.m. Friday in the boardroom … Read more

Rabies confirmed in neighboring county

Vet Tech Barbara Harris and Dr. Joe Duncan vaccinate a cat against rabies at Duncan Veterinary Clinic in Eupora. State law requires all dogs and cats have current rabies vaccinations.

From Press Reports

According to local veterinarian Joe Duncan, the first Mississippi land animal case of rabies in 54 years has been confirmed by state health officials in a feral kitten.

Of particular interest is the close proximity to Webster … Read more