Month: March 2015

Hendrix Café offers good food, not fast food

By Dottie Dewberry Dining out should be a pleasant experience: courteous waitstaff, cleanliness, fresh, well-cooked food served in a timely manner, and projects a cheerful ambiance. When a dining-out experience lacks any of these, then customers tend not to return.

Accuracy major component at Eupora City Hall

From the City of Eupora Eupora started advancing into a newer style of reading meters in May 2013. The city purchased a program called MasterLink Data Collection System. This system represents the next level of collecting readings by allowing our…

Eupora lagoon repairs avert sewage problems

By Mayor Dan Burchfield City of Eupora On May 3, 2013, the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality issued an inspection report citing the city of Eupora with significant problems with its sewage lagoons. MDEQ found that wave action had eroded…

Church speaker to discuss overcoming tragedy

By Gwen Sisson Everyone experiences difficult circumstances at various times in life. Many experience tragedy on some level. Some of these circumstances can shake a person to their very core. James Cruise believes “God chooses what we go through. We…

‘A Friend for Me’

Children gathered at the Webster County Library on March 18 to hear Ms. Pat read “A Friend for Me.” Everyone watched and listened as Ms. Pat used a storyboard to tell the story.

Mission trip gave Easley appreciation for home

By Gwen Sisson WALTHALL — The “mission field” was a rundown government apartment complex in Grantham, England. The children were filthy. They had little parental guidance. They literally had nothing. Charlie Easley joined a group of 12 Mississippi State University…

60 years

Celebrating 60 Years of Marriage   Mr. Shannon McMullen Jr. and Mrs. Alee Ashford McMullen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at two o’clock in the evening at the Eupora Depot Station in Eupora, MS.

MHGC members learns about butterflies

For the WPT March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, the Maben Home and Garden Club had the pleasure of holding its March meeting in the private dining area at Los Encinos Grill on Turner Street in Maben. There was a full…

Tucker speaks at Lenten Lunch

From Church Reports The Rev. Matt Tucker of Bellefontaine United Methodist Church and Lebanon UMC was speaker at the March 18 Lenten Lunch Series at Eupora’s First United Methodist Church. “What are you not ENOUGH of?” he asked the Lenten…

Eupora Water Department covers large territory

By Mayor Dan Burchfield City of Eupora The Water Department of the city of Eupora is responsible for delivering high-quality water to the residents of our community. The area we serve is almost the entire northern quarter of Choctaw County…