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911 Calls – 10/8/2014

Sept. 29
9:25 a.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
9:30 a.m., MVA, highways 15 and 50, Maben; Maben FD, Webster SO, MHP respond.
9:34 a.m., medical, Hwy. 82, Tomnolen; EMS, Tomnolen FD.… Read more

FBC Eupora revival set for Oct. 12-15

By Gwen Sisson

Revival is for “everybody who needs it,” said the Rev. Travis Gray of First Baptist Church of Eupora.

“Revival gives the lost person an opportunity to be saved and it provides the saved person with an opportunity … Read more

Time Capsules – 10/8/2014

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Oct. 12, 1939

Bellefontaine Brevities
Mrs. Donna Stewart visited last Saturday with Mrs. J.V. Wilson.

Miss Fleming was a weekend guest with Miss Myrtle Oswalt.… Read more

Exploring the fall skies at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this Fall season called “Exploring Fall Skies!” This presentation will be given on Friday, October 10, 2014 starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and solar astronomer, … Read more

Week set to honor National Wildlife Refuges

By James L. Cummins

This year National Wildlife Refuge Week will be observed during the week of Oct. 12-18. If you have never visited a refuge before, this would be a great time to plan to go.

The National Wildlife … Read more

Take your best shot against the flu

From Press Reports

Eupora Medical Clinic wants area residents to beat the flu by getting a $25 flu shot.

Influenza is a viral infection that can lead to a much more serious illness, and the flu shot is recommended for … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 10/8/2014

Free trade bills hurt our nation

In his Oct. 1 letter (“Time to vent”, Gene Lyles of Stewart correctly stated that President Clinton is responsible for signing the bill creating the “Free Trade” bill – NAFTA — which hurt this … Read more

Jail Docket – 10/8/2014

Sept. 29
Shaquita Cooperwood, DOB 03-22-85, BF; Eupora 4: contempt of court.
Michael Bright, DOB 05-05-64-63, WM; SO1: simple assault and trespassing.

Sept. 30
Michael Boyd, DOB 05-03-57, BM; SO4: malicious mischief/vandalism and simple assault/domestic violence.
Carol Marlow, DOB 03-08-62, … Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/8/2014

Gospel singing
Gore Springs Community Center will host a gospel music jubilee at 6 p.m. Oct. 11 featuring Boundless Love, Two for God, Little River and Dusty McKibben. Admission is $5.

Fox Reunion
The descendants of Henry and Sarah Harrell … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/8/2014

THURSDAY, OCT. 9
Prep Softball
4:30 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
5:30 p.m. — Noxapater at East Oktibbeha
6:30 p.m. — Calhoun City at Eupora
6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Winona
Prep Volleyball
5 p.m. — Starkville at … Read more