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Toddler dies after accidental drowning

By BY RUSSELL HOOD THE WEBSTER PROGRESS-TIMES,

A toddler who was found unresponsive in a family swimming pool in Eupora last week later died, according to local authorities.

The apparent accidental drowning on West Gould Avenue was reported to the 911 Center at 5:43 p.m. Sept. 1. Webster County Coroner Steve Wells identified the victim as 3-year-old Harli Grace Young.





State of Our Community Expo slated for September 12th

By BY AMANDA MCBRIDE/CHOCTAW COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE,

Join the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce and 23 industries and organizations at the State of Our Community Expo on September 12, 2019 from 5:30 – 7:30pm at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman. No admission fee. Refreshments will be served, and door prizes will be given away including one grand prize.


Jail Docket Choctaw 091119

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The Choctaw County Sheriff's Department filed 19 IO's & 43 MI's this week

9/1/19    Andrew Fulgham    W/M    8/6/00    CSO    malicious mischief & simple assault

9/3/19    Taylor Johnson      W/M     11/13/92    CSO   sexual battery

9/4/19    Marcus Sherman    B/M    11/26/88    APD   contempt of court






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Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

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OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District




Rotary Program

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The Louisville Rotary Club speaker for July 17 was Officer Sean Holdiness, the newly appointed Chief of Police in Louisville. He gave a very interesting program on service. Holdiness spoke on military service, law enforcement service, service in the church and ways each person can use their talents to serve a community and others.







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