Month: March 2015

Children enjoy Kids and Kites Day

From Staff Reports Eupora’s first Kids and Kites Day was a great success, according to organizers. Local merchants sponsored the March 14 event at the city tennis courts on Hall Road. Besides kite flying, activities included a kite art contest,…

Sonic outing

Residents from Golden LivingCenter-Eupora enjoy a trip to Sonic and the

MVLA honors Graham

Dr. Paula Threadgill, Mississippi State University Extension Service 4-H Youth Development Program associate director, presents Rose Coffey Graham her Mississippi Volunteer Leader Association lifetime membership pin. Graham is volunteer leader of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club of Maben. She…

Local group among winners of The Search

By Rachel James-Terry The Clarion-Ledger The Search is over. The hallways of Terminal Studios in Jackson are empty and quiet. Little Caesar pizza boxes piled on a table, a mini-buffet of meatballs, Rotel dip, chips and an assortment of soft…

Eupora Street Department has many responsibilities

For the WPT The city of Eupora Street Department is named such, but it should be called the City of Eupora Public Works Department! Superintendent Will Gary and his two-man crew of assistant Joseph Mann and crewman Antowine Hearvey are…

Lt. Gov. Award

The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club received the Mississippi

EMCC president readies to ‘get off the bus’

By Ida Brown The Meridian Star MERIDIAN — After a ride that began more than 40 years ago on a school bus, East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Rick Young has decided to make this his last stop — for…

Eagles take 9-5 win over FCA

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Eupora High School, the defending MHSAA Class 2A North State Baseball Champions, improved to 2-0 on the season with a 9-5 win over French Camp last week. The Eagles were set to play Calhoun…

Eupora native helps library patrons

By Tristan Durst Starkville Free Press Starkvillian of the Week Ben Clanton wants you to talk to you about books. Although this self-described “book nerd” received his masters in history at Mississippi State University, the Eupora native has been working…