Rotary honors Student of the Month


From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club recognized Eupora High school senior Lawson Stewart as Student of the Month at its Feb. 3 luncheon.

Lawson’s achievements at EHS include being an A Honor Roll student and placing second in the … Read more

Social services intern


Mississippi State University student Shatara Page (right) is interning for North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Long-Term Care’s Social Services department. With her is Social Services manager… Read more

Choctaw Medical Clinic opens in Weir


From press reports

Choctaw Medical Clinic of Weir, located at 780 Main Street, opened its doors on Monday, February 2nd. Cherryl Avent, CFNP, will be providing care to patients of all ages, including children six months and older.

The clinic … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/11/2015

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GLC-Eupora blood drive
United Blood Services is conducting a community blood drive at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora on Feb. 11. The UBS bloodmobile will be there from 1:30-5:30 p.m.

Call Leslie at 258-8293 or sign up online at Use sponsor code … Read more

Coach Graham reception


Eupora High School said goodbye to Junior Graham on Jan. 29, when he was honored at a retirement reception in the cafeteria. Graham spent the last eight years at Eupora, where he went 79-23 as … Read more

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East Webster senior Brock Flemings signs a letter of intent to play football at Jones County Junior College. He is flanked by his mother, Lorie Richards, and East Webster head football coach Doug Wilson. Joining them during the … Read more

Dumas named district UM Men’s president


By Gwen Sisson

Lamar Dumas said it is important for United Methodist Men to take a leadership role in the community and make a difference where they can.

“I think it is important to be creative in our approach to … Read more

New restaurant opens in Maben

Maben’s Los Encinos staff includes [front] Emmit Armstrong, Willie Maxwell, Michael Thomas, Marie Landon, Lynn Dewberry, Jamie Robinson, Amanda Villasenor (and child, Maximo), [front] Tella Crowley, Aryn Prier, Ellen Crowley and Javier Vallasenor. Other employees include Betty Young and Henry Fuller.

By Terry Harpole

Along with the area convenience stores, which have fine foods, another business opened in Maben on Feb. 4.

Los Encinos Restaurant is newly opened in the old Williams Big Star building at the corners of Highway 15 … Read more