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The Eupora Board of Aldermen approved an emergency water line repair during a special-called meeting Feb. 18.
Webster County School Districts Teachers of the Year for 2019-20 are Rebecca Crimm, Eupora High School; Debbie Knight, East Webster Elementary School; Dabnee Slay, East Webster High School; Arey H
Natchez Trace Electric Power Association’s board of directors will decide if it will offer broadband service based upon customer survey results, according to General Manager Shawn Edmondson.
Measuring the value of something can be difficult.
This past Friday, the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) closed a section of Hwy. 9 in Choctaw County approximately six miles north of Hwy.

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.”