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Spring Beautification Day and Good Friday Prayer Service will be held at Dean Park, HWY 15 South, on Friday, April 19, 2019, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Mississippi State University football standout Grant Harris was the featured guest speaker at the annual D.A.R.E. Graduation held at Louisville Elementary School, this past Friday morning.

No one was injured after a tornado crossed from Winston County into Oktibbeha Saturday night.

No one was injured after a tornado crossed from Choctaw County into the town of Mathiston Saturday night.

At their regular monthly meeting, on Monday, April 8, the Choctaw County Board of Education dealt with several matters.

At their regularly scheduled meeting, on Tuesday, April 9, the Weir Board of Aldermen voted 4-0 to hire two part-time police officers: Mike Pruitt and Roger McKinley.

Local on ECCC Tennis Team

Team Depth, Desire Will Drive 2018 ECCC Tennis Teams 
The East Central Community College men’s and women’s tennis teams opened their 2018 spring seasons in February, both hoping that team depth and a desire to improve will carry them against formidable schedules.

Calendar of Events

Wild Hogs — 
Know the Enemy
Webster and Choctaw County Extension Services will have a program about wild hogs Tuesday at the Webster County Career and Technology Center in Eupora.
Dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the program to follow. There is no cost to attend.

911 Calls

Feb. 5
11:23 a.m., structure fire, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora FD, Walthall FD respond.
4:22  p.m., medical, Union Street, Mathiston; EMS, Mathiston FD respond.
5:17 p.m., alarm, Jackson Road; Webster SO responds.
6:45 p.m., stolen property, Hwy. 404; WSO responds.
Feb. 6