Monthly Archives: July 2013

FBC renovation

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The sanctuary renovation project continues at First Baptist Church of Eupora with a variety of projects going on this week, including remodeling two closets in the vestibule into restrooms, painting the ceiling and walls, and reupholstering choir chairs. While the…

Hill inducted into MAC Hall of Fame

The News-Commercial   COLLINS — A former local high school coach has been inducted into the Mississippi Association of Coaches 2013 Hall of Fame. Lee Hill of Eupora was honored at the 41st Annual Hall of Fame and Awards Banquet June…

Notes about NMMC-Eupora

NMMC-Eupora offers arthritis information   From NMMC-Eupora   There are many different kinds of arthritis. One particular type is called rheumatoid arthritis or RA. Rheumatoid arthritis is a systemic disease that typically affects those between the ages of 20 and…

Calendar of Events

NMMC-Eupora shadowing program slated North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora will offer a two-day shadowing program on July 22-23 for students who will be entering into the 10th through 12th grades in the fall. The students will be able to choose a…

911 calls

July 8 8:12 a.m., medical, McCarter Road; EMS responds. 8:27 a.m., medical, Hwy. 9; EMS, Webster SO respond. 8:44 a.m., medical, Parker Roberson Road; EMS, Cumberland FD, Clarkson FD respond. 10:59 a.m., medical, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive; EMS, Mathiston…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Each week the writer of this column is devoted to teaching vocabulary building words and encouraging frequent use of them. A lexicon of advanced words is something you can carry…

Sales tax revenues up

From Staff Reports   Eupora and Mathiston’s sales tax revenues for May were up from the same month last year, new reports show. The city of Eupora received a transfer of $37,633 from the Mississippi Department of Revenue. That’s up…

Obituaries

Mrs. Agnes Boggan Blaine July 13, 2013 Services for Agnes Boggan Blaine, 99, were July 16, 2013, at the South Union Methodist Church arbor near Ackerman with the Revs. George Buell, Ed Saunders and Bryan Carrubba officiating. Burial was in…

East Webster High School gym work gets go-ahead

From Staff Reports   Webster County School District board members have given the go-ahead for construction to begin on the new physical education building at East Webster High School. The new gym will replace the one destroyed by a tornado…

Jail Docket

July 8 Brian Embry, DOB 04-15-77, BM; MDOC: felony possession of marijuana with intent to sell. Evan J. Wade, DOB 05-19-82, WM; Eupora 3: suspended DL-implied consent, improper equipment and possession of paraphernalia. July 9 Michael L. Ray, DOB 07-25-63,…