Monthly Archives: October 2013

Church News

FBC Eupora The dedication service for the newly renovated sanctuary at First Baptist Church of Eupora is set for Oct. 13. Join us for worship at 11 a.m. and a potluck lunch at the Family Life Center, followed by a…

Calendar of Events

NMMC-Eupora Health Fair North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora will host a Health Fair at the hospital on Oct. 10 from 3-6 p.m. NMMC-Eupora is located at 70 Medical Plaza. Free and low-cost health screenings will be offered, including blood pressure checks,…

Sports notes

MHSAA takes no action on private schools For a couple days last week the rumor mill was whirling concerning whether or not the Mississippi High School Activities Association was going to ban private schools from the organization beginning with the…

911 Calls

Sept. 30 11:05 a.m., livestock, Hwy. 82; MHP responds. 5:10 p.m., alarm, Hwy. 9 North; Webster SO responds. Oct. 1 1:46 a.m., medical, Hwy. 15; Mathiston FD, EMS respond. 6:15 a.m., domestic, First Avenue; Mathiston PD responds. 8 a.m., alarm,…

Holmes Community College drops division game

From press reports   East Mississippi Mississippi Community College scored 35 points in the first half en route to a 55-0 North Division win here Thursday night. With the loss, the Bulldogs fall to 1-5 overall and 1-3 in the…

Are you at risk for COPD?

From NMMC-Eupora   By the time people get diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, most have already lost more than 50 percent of their lung function. Over time, COPD impacts a person’s ability to breathe and, by extension, the ability…

Farmers’ Market comes  to a close

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   Attendance of vendors and customers was  slim Saturday at the Maben Farmers’ Market, as the weather turned a little cool and the Maben School reunion was also held. Two of our faithful vendors came out…

Explore fall skies at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this Fall season called “EXPLORING FALL SKIES!” This presentation will be given on Friday, October 11, 2013 starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and solar astronomer,…