Month: July 2015

Once an Eagle, always an Eagle: class has 50th reunion

By Sue Lowe The 50th reunion of the Eupora High School Class of 1965 gave the members and honorees a time to relive high school memories as they gathered for this special celebration. There are class reunions but this 50th…

Assist at Winona fire

MATHISTON FD Fire crews from Tomnolen and Mathiston were dispatched to Winona the night of July 20 to assist with fighting a fire that destroyed SuperValu, the city’s lone grocery store. They were among firefighters from six counties who came…

Meek seeks Election as Webster County Justice Court Judge District 2

From Staff Reports Jacqueline Gary Meek has announced her candidacy for Justice Court Judge, District 2, Webster County, Mississippi. Jacqueline said, “Justice Court is a very important court, maybe the most important court in the county. It certainly handles the most…

Maben Market open Fridays, rain or shine

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market It was raining off and on all morning at the Maben Farmers’ Market last Friday, but customers still came and bought most of the wares offered by William Shaw. He had some beautiful Chilton…

Perrigan seeks Election as Webster County Sheriff

From staff reports I am humbly asking you for your vote in the August 4, 2015 Democratic primary to be the next Sheriff of Webster County. I am seeking this job because, I am truly concerned about the direction our…

Old-fashioned liriope is current garden staple

By Gary R. Bachman MSU Horticulturist Coastal Research & Extension Center One of the most frequent calls I get in the summer concerns lawns and ground covers under trees, where sunlight is limited. Most callers want grass in these areas…

Tomlinson announces Candidacy for Webster County Sheriff

From staff reports My name is Brad Tomlinson and I am running as a Democratic Candidate for Webster County Sheriff in the August 4th Election. I am husband to Chrissy Tomlinson, son of Diane and the late Richard Tomlinson, and…

EHS Class of 1955

Eupora High School Class of 1955 held its 60-year reunion on July 18 at Central Service Grill. Those attending