School Board accepts workers comp insurance quote

From Staff Reports


Workers comp insurance quotes and tree planting bids were among matters handled by the Webster County School Board at a previous meeting.

Board members approved a recommendation from Superintendent Jack Treloar on Sept. 19 to accept … Read more

Calendar of Events

EHS Class of 1961 reunion

The Eupora High School Class of 1961 will have its 55th class reunion on Oct. 22.

The classmates will meet at the Central Service Grill in Eupora at 11 a.m. for lunch.

From 2:30-4 … Read more

Hamilton arraigned on meth charge

Maben resident is Oktibbeha County circuit clerk

From Press Reports


Attorney General Jim Hood announced Thursday that Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk Edwin Glenn Hamilton has been formally charged for possession of methamphetamine.

Hamilton, 60, of Maben, was arrested on … Read more

University construction projects Rotary topic

From Staff Reports


Craig Bjorgum and Stephanie Stewart of Eupora-based Belinda Stewart Architects were guest speakers at the Sept. 27 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club. They presented programs about projects they are involved with at the University of … Read more

MSU cowbell back home with family

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT


Mississippi State University Cowbell

“The most unique and certainly the most resounding symbol of Mississippi State University tradition is the cowbell.

“The precise origin of the cowbell as a fixture of Mississippi State … Read more

Eupora FD announces promotions

From Press Reports


The Eupora Fire Department has announced the promotions of two members.

Firefighter/EMR Bekki McLemore, who has been with EFD for two years, has been promoted to medical captain.

Bekki McLemore

Bekki McLemore

Her knowledge, skills and dedication as … Read more