Patrick Cooper Easley

Patrick Cooper Easley
Patrick Cooper Easley was born Jan. 27, 2015, at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. He was born at 7:32 a.m. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20½ inches long. The proud parents are Patrick … Read more

911’s Brand retires



A retirement part was held Feb. 20 at the Webster County 911 Center in Mathiston for retiring dispatcher … Read more

Enjoying devotion time


Amy Stephens (right) visits North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Long Term Care residents each Thursday for Sing-Along Time. … Read more

Child reports attempted abduction

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Police Department is investigating a report of the attempted abduction of a child in the Whites Creek Lake area.

Police Chief Gregg Hunter said a 10-year-old boy reported that a man approached him and attempted … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/18/2015

All too preventable
The most difficult thing for any public official to do is tell his supporters something they don’t want to hear. Attorney General Eric Holder deserves credit for doing exactly that last week when he explained why there … Read more

Jail Docket – 03/18/2015

March 9
Toby Turnage, DOB 09-11-78, WM; Eupora 5: speeding and suspended DL.
March 10
Michael Latham, DOB 03-09-97, WM; E5: hold for Eupora PD.
Crystal Dixon, DOB 10-01-75, WF; Mathiston 3: warrant: contempt of court.… Read more

E911 – 03/18/2015

March 9
7:20 a.m., medical, Spring Valley road; EMS, Mathiston FD respond.
3:04 p.m., car fire, Mantee Road; Mantee FD, Webster SO respond.
March 10
6:50 a.m., car in ditch, Hwy. 82, Mathiston; Mathiston PD responds.
11:45 a.m., medical, Medical … Read more

Eupora’s Ross among congressional candidates

From Press and Staff Reports

Henry Ross of Eupora is among candidates running to represent Mississippi’s 1st District in the U.S. Congress.

He will be a candidate in the May 12 special election to fill the seat of the late … Read more