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 June 16 and indicted…

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…

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…

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. Her knowledge, skills and dedication as a nurse…

Club sponsors Punt, Pass and Kick

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club’s annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest was Sept. 17 with 25 participants in nine categories based on age and gender. The event was held at the East Webster…

EES will benefit from new road

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   A new road built at Eupora Elementary School will result in safer loading and unloading of students along with some extra parking space. Webster County supervisors and road crews began the construction project…