Obituaries

Hazel R. Bruce Nov. 27, 2016 Graveside services for Hazel Roberson Bruce, 91, of Picayune were Dec. 1, 2016, at Sapa Cemetery with the Rev. Tim Mims officiating. A native of Ackerman and formerly of Eupora, she was the daughter…

911 Calls

Nov. 28 6:53 a.m., someone calling for help, Fire Tower Road; Webster SO responds. 8:09 a.m., medical, Peachtree Street; EMS responds. 2:13 p.m., medical, East Roane Avenue; EMS, Eupora FD respond. 2:32 p.m., medical, Meadowlane; EMS responds. 4:01 p.m., tree…

Governor lifts partial burn ban

From Press Reports Effective Friday, Gov. Phil Bryant signed a proclamation to lift the partial state-level burn ban that has been in force since Oct. 11 and included Webster County. The Mississippi Forestry Commission requested the governor’s ban to be…

Contributions sought for Latham Auditorium project

From the EHS Alumni Association If you have driven by the historic Eupora High School (Central Office Building) recently, you probably have noticed the black plastic covering Latham Auditorium’s windows. The EHS Alumni Association is determined to see that this…

MSU, Enterprise to offer FastTrac course

From Press Reports Mississippi State University, through a recently awarded “Developing an Entrepreneurial Foundation in the MS ARC Region” grant, will be offering the Kauffman FastTrac NewVenture Entrepreneurship Program at the Regional Economic Enterprise of Mississippi office in the Eupora…