E911 calls

Sept. 12 12:40 p.m., medical, Blackwell Road; EMS, Mathiston Fire Department respond. 3:29 p.m., medical, Bluff Springs Church Road; EMS responds. 7:27 p.m., disturbance, South Dunn; Eupora Police Department responds. 8:38 p.m., alarm, Second Avenue; Maben PD responds. 9:37 .m.,…

Obituaries

Wanda Clanton Hinkey Sept. 18, 2016 Memorial services for Wanda Clanton Hinkey, 60, of Maben will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 21, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Phil Smith officiating. Visitation will precede the…

My View ‘From My Window’

By Helen Neal Smith (Sept. 10) This morning I’m getting a very slow start. The day is going and I’m thankful to be up. This is my first try at writing my piece on the computer. It’s Saturday and everyone…

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Sept. 18, 1941 Dunning Store Fills 80,000th Prescription Last week, P.H. Dunning, progressive owner of Dunning Drug Store, announced the filling of the 80,000th prescription by his pharmacists. Mr. Dunning…

Extension agent addresses library group

By Librarian Fran Smith Webster County Library Lisa Stewart, Webster County Extension agent, was the guest speaker for Friends of Webster Library on Sept. 12. She explained a new program, Master Technology Innovator, to the audience. This is a program…

Letter to editor

Village of Walthall, county thanked for roadwork The village of Walthall and the Webster County workers did a very good job rebuilding our roads. We would like to express our appreciation to everyone in the village and county government in…