Category: News

Cold weather impacts energy use, bill

From Press Reports

Officials at 4-County Electric Power Association are encouraging their members to ring in the new year with some energy efficiency methods. Weather affects electric use and can drive everyone’s bills up.… Read more

School Board hears policy readings

From Press Reports

A first reading was held for sections of the Webster County School District’s online policy manual at a previous School Board meeting.

The sections were read Dec. 14, when Federal Programs Director James Mason acted on behalf … Read more

The Horsehead Nebula recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory

This spectacular and eerie image of the Horsehead Nebula was recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi! It was taken by retired California aerospace engineer, Bill Kennedy, using Rainwater’s powerful 150mm APO Triplet Skywatcher refractor telescope. The total … Read more

City among most expensive cities for renters insurance

From Press Reports

Eupora ranks among the expensive cities in Mississippi to insure a rented home or apartment, according to a study by ValuePenguin, a personal finance research website.

To see who has the cheapest and the most expensive renters … Read more

Holmes men improve to 3-2

From school reports

SCOOBA — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up a big division win here Thursday night against the East Mississippi Community College Lions, 62-54.

With the win, the Bulldogs went to 12-4 overall and 3-2 in the … Read more

Nutrition vulnerabilities increase as adults age

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Even people who can eat almost anything when they are young will eventually begin monitoring their calories, cholesterol, fiber, sodium or sugar as they get older.

Brent Fountain, associate professor of … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/27/2016

Veterans mobile health clinic
The G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery VA Medical Center’s Rural Health Outreach Team will set up a mobile health clinic Jan. 28 in Eupora.
The clinic will be from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the National Guard armory on … Read more

Allow God to fight your battles for you

From Liberty UMC

We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

During the fourth Sunday in January worship service, the message came from 1st Samuel 17:14-48 titled “I Know Who … Read more

City will offer sustainable recreational program

A Message from the Mayor

Supervisors help city in many ways

By Dan Burchfield, Mayor of Eupora

I wanted to congratulate the citizens of our community for showing such a positive interest in the direction of our recreational programs on … Read more

Webster County Grand Jury issues report

The Webster County Grand Jury empaneled Jan. 11 has issued a report of its investigations.

According to the report, the grand jurors investigated no reported violations of the law and questioned no witnesses. As previously reported, however, the previous grand … Read more