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The Louisville Board of Aldermen voted to suspend their regular meeting, which was scheduled for Tuesday, December 17, and also dealt with several routine matters during their meeting on Tuesday,
The doors opened early at Market Cafe this past Saturday morning as a large crowd of children and parents gathered for Breakfast With Santa, which gave the kids a chance to tell Old Saint Nick all
A judge has set a new site for next week’s bail hearing for Curtis Flowers.
WALTHALL — Webster County has been reimbursed over $45,000 for the salary it paid former Sheriff Tim Mitchell while he was under indictment.
City leaders have agreed to pursue additional funds to further develop the western 60 acres of Eupora Industrial Park.

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

Vaughan's Vocabulary

My students and I are watching a recorded performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and giving presentations on “AMND” topics.
I signed up for the topic that’s listed first on the lengthy list of topics about this Shakespeare play: “Explain what’s happening with the eight characters in a room in the palace of Theseus.”