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Sports Schedules – 11/12/2014

THURSDAY, NOV. 13
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Sebastopol girls at Nanih Waiya
6 p.m. — Louisville at East Oktibbeha
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — EMCC at East Central
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Holmes at Meridian
College Football… Read more

Law enforcement warns of ‘spoofing’

From Staff & Press Reports

People in the Eupora area have reported they have been a victim of a Facebook or text scam, according to the Eupora Police Department.

The EPD said in a release that the victims were contacted … Read more

Local center prepares for OCC Collection Week

By Gwen Sisson

Volunteers are getting ready for one of the busiest weeks of the year at First Baptist Church of Mathiston.

National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child will be Nov. 17-23 and Mathiston’s First Baptist Church will serve … Read more

EPD report – 11/12/2014

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during October:

Speeding, six; expired tag, three; no tag, one; no driver’s license, four; suspended driver’s license, five; improper equipment (headlight/taillight), two; no proof of liability insurance, nine; switched tag, one; careless driving, … Read more

Graham attends regional 4-H conference

From Press Reports

Have you ever had the opportunity to grow Blue Ribbon Goodness 4-H style?

Rose Coffey Graham of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club had this great experience. She attended the 4-H Volunteer Conference of Southern States at … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11/12/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

The word that I have in mind and the name of an Irish dramatic author and actor begin with the same four letters. The name is pronounced “BOO-se-ko.” The word … Read more

911 Calls – 11/12/2014

Nov. 3
9:07 a.m., medical, Robinson Road; Tomnolen FD, EMS respond.
5:56 p.m., keys locked in car, South Street; Mathiston Police Department responds.
6:17 p.m., medical, Draine Road; EMS, Eupora Fire Department respond.
11:18 p.m., B&E, Waterworks Road; Eupora PD … Read more

Boy Scout citrus, apple sale underway

From Troop 30
Boy Scouts

Troop 30 Boy Scouts has started its fall citrus sale that will last through the month of November.

Delivery of the citrus is scheduled for about Dec. 8 or 10. Don’t miss out on this … Read more

Time Capsules – 11/12/2014

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Nov. 16, 1939

Telephone System Enlarged Here
J.W. Redus of West Point, group manager for the Southern Bell Telephone Co., announced yesterday that work will start immediately on the installation … Read more