Monthly Archives: April 2012

Community will be ‘Rockin’ It Out for Relay’

From Staff Reports Webster Countians will be “Rockin’ It Out For Relay” at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s walking track Friday night. Starting at 6 p.m., the county’s fourth annual Relay for Life celebrates cancer survivorship, and raises money to support…

County FireWise workshop slated

From Press Reports “How to Have a FireWise Home” Workshop will be May 8 at the Eupora Community Center. The meeting will start at 9 a.m. and end at 1 p.m. The purpose of the workshop is to provide participants…

Friday marks tornado anniversary

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the deadly tornado outbreak that struck Webster County, killing one person and wiping out East Webster High School’s campus. Three tornadoes tracked across parts of the county during…

Luminaria ceremony highlights Relay

From Press Reports A special luminaria ceremony will highlight Webster County’s fourth Relay for Life on Friday. Jonathan Holmes, the master of ceremonies, will introduce all participants in the program, which will begin at 9 p.m. The Rev. Mike Ramage…

Purchase luminarias early for Relay

From Press Reports Members of Webster County’s Relay for Life Luminaria Committee have prepared luminaria bags that will line the walking track Friday at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Hospital. For a donation of $10, a bag will be made in…

Obituaries

Billy Cannon April 8, 2012 Memorial graveside services for Billy Clark “Cannonball” Cannon, 73, were April 14. 2012, at Antioch Cemetery in Bruce with the Rev. Darrell Logan officiating. He was born Aug. 2, 1938, in Bruce to the late…

Military notes

Army National Guard Pvt. Nicholas G. Morrow Army National Guard Pvt. Nicholas G. Morrow graduated from the Field Artillery Automated Tactical Data Systems Specialist Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. As members of the Army’s field artillery…

Relay personal for family this year

By the Rev. Trey Harper, Pastor Eupora First United Methodist Church Whenever you say Relay for Life around Webster County, you most likely get one of three responses. You might get a pleasant smile and a response that goes something…