Month: November 2014

JOY Club enjoys favorite hymns

From FBC Eupora First Baptist Church of Eupora’s minister of music, John Herring, led the crowd at November’s JOY Club potluck lunch in a few favorite hymns, with the accompaniment of Judy Thompson. Thelma Sparkman shared the devotion.

Cody Prewitt ready for an Egg Bowl win

By James Pugh Emmerich Newspapers Ole Miss free safety Cody Prewitt loves his university. He said he has always wanted to go to Ole Miss, especially since his junior high days at Sylva-Bay Academy in Jasper County, about halfway between…

Beckwith aiming to continue goals with win over Ole Miss

By Taylor Hawkins Emmerich Newspapers Coming from Benton Academy, a small private school in rural Mississippi, not many people gave Ben Beckwith much of a chance. Beckwith was a big fish in a small pond with dreams of football glory.

Rebels ready to better banner year

Ole Miss looks for standout win By Josh Troy Emmerich Newspapers The Ole Miss Rebels are enjoying a banner season, thanks to a strong passing game by senior quarterback Bo Wallace and a defense that has allowed fewer points than any…

Rebels’ ‘Possum’ torn by historic season

Buster Wolfe Emmerich Newspapers COLUMBIA — Richard “Possum” Price is an Ole Miss Rebel, red and blue through and through. He was a lineman on two of the school’s three national championship football teams under iconic coach Johnny Vaught. However,…

Maben man charged with 2 counts of aggravated DUI

By Carl Smith The Starkville Dispatch The Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department charged a Maben man with two counts of aggravated DUI after a single-vehicle accident injured two people Nov. 17. James D. “Jimmy” Lewis, 29, was arrested after

Veterans Day program

Residents of North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s Long Term Care residents hear a Veterans Day program by

Much needed SUccess

MSU looking for division title By Chris Whitaker Emmerich Newspapers Mississippi State’s best start in school history and first-ever No. 1 ranking took a blow with its 25-20 loss to Alabama on Nov. 15. Despite the loss, though, the Bulldogs…

Thanksgiving feast

COURTESY PHOTOS Eupora Elementary School celebrated its Thanksgiving Feast on Nov, 20, serving 860 lunches.

GLC-Eupora honors its veterans for Veterans Day

By Leslie Hawes Activity Director GLC-Eupora Golden Living Center-Eupora recognized its veterans in the Activity Room on Nov. 11 and again on the 13th. We enjoyed this year a full week of recognition thanks to our staff, and the staffs…