EWH visits college campuses

From School Reports

This fall East Webster High juniors and seniors visited college campuses in the area.

EWH students visited the University of Mississippi, East Mississippi Community College, Holmes Community College and Mississippi State University. While visiting the college of … Read more

New Maben City Hall holds open house

By Terry Harpole For the WPT

MABEN — The new Maben City Hall was officially opened Dec. 11, although it had been already used as a polling place in the elections in November.

In his welcome, and opening remarks, Mayor … Read more

City sales tax revenue up in Oct.

From Staff Reports

City sales tax collections in October were up over the same month a year earlier.

Sales tax revenue collected in Eupora in October was $33,927. This represents a 10.6 percent increase of $3,242 from the $30,685 collected … Read more

Grand jury issues indictments

From Staff Reports

Grand jurors in Webster County issued 18 indictments last week in Circuit Court.

The grand jury, which was empaneled in June and recalled Dec. 11, examined 27 cases.

According to its report signed by foreman Kenny May, … Read more

EWH hosts college workshops

From School Reports

MATHISTON — Educational Services Foundation presented three informative workshops to the upperclassmen at East Webster High in November.

Sophomores participated in You Are College Material, juniors participated in Make the College Connection with seniors completing The What, … Read more

Obituaries

Shirley Mae Hall Edwards Dec. 14, 2012 Services for Shirley Mae Hall Edwards, 82, were Dec. 17, 2012, at Chester Baptist Church with the Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

She was born March 27, 1930, … Read more