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Eupora FUMC Holy Week Eupora first United Methodist Church announces these upcoming Holy Week activities: • On Palm Sunday, March 24, the children will lead the Procession of the Palms during the morning service and the Older Children’s Handbell Choir…

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NMMC Home Health open house North Mississippi Medical Center Home Health’s Eupora branch office will have an open house from 3-6 p.m. March 21. The office is located at 65 Early Grove Ave. Come meet the staff and enjoy refreshments,…

Rescue seeks dog foster homes

By Terry Harpole For the WPT MATHISTON — Roger Caras once said, “ Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.” Many people agree with this quote, including three women from the Starkville area who are…

Fraternity, Wright receive honors at MSU

From Press Reports The Alpha Omicron Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. at Mississippi University for Women received top honors at its 99th annual state conference in Vicksburg. The fraternity received Superior Chapter of the Year. In addition,…

EHS students attend math competition

From School Reports On Feb. 28, a group of math students from Eupora High School attended math competition at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus. This event, held annually, hosts schools from all over the state. This year, EHS math…

Kilpatrick among arts contest winners

From Press Reports Mississippi State University art students swept the competition at a statewide arts contest. At the Mississippi Collegiate Arts Competition in February, 1,052 entries from 10 universities were submitted for judging. Only 188 pieces were selected by juror…

Maben Library celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — “Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – Sept. 24, 1991) was an American writer, poet and cartoonist most widely known for his children’s books written under the pen name Dr. Seuss (Wikipedia).”…

Drug arrest made at checkpoint

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times A man arrested this weekend on a felony marijuana charge was already wanted for failing to appear in court on a previous drug indictment. Deputies Casey Henderson and Justin Brown made the arrest Saturday…