John Jason Lee, DOB 07-07-69, WM; MDOC 323: MDOC hold.
James H. Wordlaw, DOB 12-25-69, BM; DOB 12-25-69, BM; SO9: vagrancy/panhandling.
Cameron R. Fisackerly, DOB 04-15-45, WM; Mathiston 2: improper equipment, improper passing and reckless driving.… Read more
Allie Kate Collum Box
July 18, 2013
Services for Allie Kate Collum Box, 79, of Eupora were July 20, 2013, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Warren Hunt officiating. Burial was in McCurtain’s Creek Cemetery in … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
The fire-damaged courthouse is structurally sound and repairable but more testing is needed to verify the load-carrying capacity of the second-floor structure, according to an engineer’s survey.
Structural engineer Mark Watson of Shannon … Read more
From Press Reports
Mississippi State University’s beef cattle research unit in Pearl River County is hosting a summer field day Aug. 13 to display results of ongoing research projects.
The White Sand Unit of the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry … Read more
Three beginning beekeeping workshop will be held by the MSU Extension Service.
July 27 – Workshop on beginning beekeeping from 1-4 PM at the Pike County Extension Office in Magnolia, MS. Contact Audrey Wilson (firstname.lastname@example.org) if interested in attending.
August … Read more
The Eupora Police Department is investigating a weekend stabbing that occurred at an apartment complex.
Police Chief Gregg Hunter said the incident occurred about 3:40 p.m. Saturday at Southwood Acres on Veterans Memorial Boulevard. He said a woman stabbed Isaac … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: July 28, 1938
‘Pre-eminent Desire’ Lands a Bass
It happened at Savannah Lake on Monday afternoon while Peyton Dunning and “Preacher” Guinn were fishing. Both good fishermen, they were not … Read more
By Terry Harpole
MABEN — You would have been tempted to stay if you had walked into the fellowship hall of Double-Springs Baptist Church the morning of July 21 and smelled the aroma.
This was the regular day for the … Read more
By Keri Collins Lewis
MSU Ag Communications
Kids are not the only people feeling stressed about going back to school.
As families count down the days of summer, the idea of returning to schedules packed with work, school and … Read more
By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications
Mississippi schools are leading the national effort to reduce excessive sugar intake from beverages that can do students more harm than good, and parents can follow their example at home.
Becke Bounds, assistant … Read more