Category: News

Fun at GLC

A visit from the First Baptist children’s choir, along with the handbell choir

December fun at Golden Living Center-Eupora … Read more

Christmas parties

Webster County 911 Center staff Tiana O’Briant, Tom Booth, Director Jimmy McLemore, Tanner Pritchard, Angel Gunter and Peggy Stuckey

Christmas parties were held at the Webster County 911 Center on Dec. 18 … Read more

Attends 4-H conference

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The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club co-leader Jameka Coffey Harkins (l.) attended a workshop at the 4-H Multi-State Conference in Arkansas in November. Rose Coffey Graham and Christine Kelly also attended the workshop. … Read more

Patterson notches double-double for EMCC Lady Lions

Photo by Jason Dyess 
East Mississippi Community College's Quantesha Patterson (13) jumps to block a shot from Meridian Community College's LaShonda Cousin (14).

From school reports

SCOOBA – The East Mississippi Community College basketball teams completed their season sweep of nearby rival Meridian Community College with a pair of double-digit home wins Thursday night at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum. The Lady Lions began … Read more

Public meeting to address recreational programs

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A Message from the Mayor

By Dan Burchfield, Mayor of Eupora

On Thursday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m., the mayor and Board of Aldermen will host a public meeting in the Community House to discuss the future direction of the … Read more

Maben Christmas Lighting Contest winners announced

Jamie’s Body Shop, a new business contestant, won Honorable Mention. Employees are Barry Miles, Tom Thompson, Chris Bell, Willie Ross, Phillip Reed and Jamie Hendrix.

For the WPT

The 53rd Christmas Lighting Contest promptly began at 6 p.m. Dec. 15 in Maben with three judges from Sturgis scoring the contestants. The judges were Wanda Box, Michelle Stricklin Robertson and Betty Brown.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/13/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

To achieve a practical and natural use of advanced words in your vocabulary, they must be used in your thinking, speaking, and writing several times a day within one week. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/13/2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13
College Basketball
8 p.m.— Ole Miss at LSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 14
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Columbus Christian
Junior College Basketball… Read more

EPD Report – 01/13/2016

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during December:

Speeding, five; expired tag, one; suspended driver’s license, one; petit larceny, three (iPhone from McDonald’s, lanterns from LP Apartments and two ladders from Hwy. 9 South); public drunk, one; malicious mischief, … Read more