Month: June 2015

Alva woman celebrates 100 years

By Gwen Sisson Pearl Cooper celebrated her 100th birthday on June 2 with family, friends and neighbors in the Alva community. Mrs. Cooper worked at the hosiery mill in Grenada for many years, then worked as a homemaker. She has…

Let’s work together for better community

By Mayor Dan Burchfield City of Eupora As everyone gets ready to celebrate the founding of our country on July 4, let us take a moment to realize that with all the poisonous political rhetoric flying around, we still live…

K9 unit heroes at Maben SRP

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library K9 Deputy Casey Henderson from the Webster County Sherriff’s Department and his dog Ava were the “Super Heroes” during the Maben Public Library’s Summer Reading Program on June 16. Ava is a 5½-year-old…

Mantee remembers

Mantee placed these memorial crosses on Main Street to remember all those from the village who have given their lives to provide and defend the country’s freedom.

Attend camp

Eight Eupora High football players participated in a Southern Miss football camp June 18 at South Panola High School in Batesville.

‘Bring on the Fiesta’

“Bring on the Fiesta” was the theme for North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s Long Term Care celebration of National Nursing Home Week. During one of the events surrounding the May 10-16 recognition,

Pouge wants her customers to look ‘amazing’

By Gwen Sisson http://www.gwenwsisson.wordpress.com Mia Pogue of Amazing Grace in downtown Eupora said what she loves most about her job has nothing to do with clothes and accessories. “I love the interaction with all of my customers and especially conversating…

Plenty to offer at Farmers’ Market

By Ann Woodson Representative Maben Farmers’ Market The skies were overcast Friday at the Maben Farmers’ Market but that didn’t stop our vendors from setting up. Nor did it stop our visitors from shopping. Our regular vendors took preorders for…

Local CPA gives advice for keeping financial records

By Becky Gillette Mississippi Business Journal Most CPAs would prefer their clients use the CPA’s accounting firm to keep financial records. But many individuals and small business owner choose to do their own bookkeeping with a software program that automates…