Category: News

Hospital offers holiday fire safety tips

From Press Reports

Feeling warm and toasty is good, but never underestimate the danger of a holiday fire.  Keep your family safe by following these easy tips from North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora:… Read more

Do not become a hater: Look to go up

From Liberty UMC

We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.… Read more

Local architectural firm honored

From Press Reports

Belinda Stewart Architects of Eupora was among Mississippi architectural firms honored last month in Jackson.

The Mississippi chapter of the American Institute of Architects presented the firm a Design Excellence Award for restoration of the Tallahatchie County … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 12/02/2015

Commissary prices are rip-off

Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more

County Christmas parades upcoming

From Staff Reports

Christmas parades in Webster County will kick off Saturday with Eupora’s, which will conclude a full day of Christmas Market activities.

The Rotary Club-sponsored Eupora Christmas Parade begins at 5 p.m. and shares the Christmas Market theme … Read more

Eupora woman dies in Monroe County wreck

By Ray Van Dusen
Monroe Journal

AMORY — A single-vehicle accident in Monroe County claimed the life of a Eupora woman Nov. 8.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/02/2015

Ackerman Christmas Parade
The Ackerman Christmas Parade will be at 6 p.m. Thursday with the theme “The Wonder of Christmas.” Call 285-6251 for more information.… Read more

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus.

Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be … Read more

Donations sought for veterans cemetery bell tower

Area veterans and local citizens are proud to make the announcement that there will soon be a state veterans cemetery located at Kilmichael.

Construction of the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery has already begun on a 50-acre site with completion … Read more

Four locals named to slow-pitch softball all-state team

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

A huge chunk of the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s All-State Slow-Pitch Softball Team resides in Webster County.

Eupora High School pitcher Courtney Hatcher was named to the first team, while her EHS teammate Delta Claire Newman … Read more