Category: News

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

College Basketball
8 p.m.— Ole Miss at LSU

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

Warrant issued in stabbing case

From Staff Reports

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a woman accused of stabbing another last month at a Eupora apartment complex.… Read more

911 Calls – 01/13/2016

Jan. 4
10:38 a.m., medical, Meadowlane; Webster EMS responds.
2:46 p.m., complaint, Hwy. 404; Mississippi Highway Patrol responds.
2:51 p.m., complaint, West Roane Avenue; Eupora Police Department responds.
4:09 p.m., grass fire, M.L. King Jr. Drive; Eupora Fire Department responds.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/13/2016

City recreational program subject of public meeting
The mayor and Eupora Board of Aldermen will host a public meeting Jan. 14 to discuss the future of the city’s recreational offerings.… Read more

Time Capsules – 01/13/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Jan. 9, 1941

Blue Lite Café Opens

Mrs. Myrtle Gary Hitt, who for some time has been proprietress of “Nell’s Grill” on Highway 82, announces that she will open the … Read more

Church News – 01/13/2016

Kevin Spencer at Soul’s Haven
Kevin Spencer will be singing at Soul’s Haven Church at 6 p.m. Jan. 17. A love offering will be received.
Refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall immediately following the singing. The church is … Read more

Education notes – 01/13/2016

Hollenhead makes ICC honors list
Officials at Itawamba Community College have released the honors list for the 2015 fall semester.

Mamie E. Hollenhead of Mathiston was named to the president’s list, which includes those students with a 3.8-4.0 grade point … Read more

Holmes men, women roll past Hinds CC

From school reports

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished their sweep of the Hinds Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night with a 79-91 non-division win.

With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-3 on the season. The Holmes … Read more