Category: News

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11/18/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Try the table technique for mastering vocabulary-building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need four columns and 21 rows to begin with, and as you add … Read more

Time Capsules – 11/18/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Nov. 21, 1940

Ice Plant Busy
In recent days, the plant of Eupora Ice Co. has been busy with the curing and smoking of pork.

The local plant is one … Read more

Where is your faith?

From Liberty UMC

We, the members and pastor, the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor are delighted to greet you again this week.

Our message for last Sunday continued about Faith. “Where Is Your Faith?” Part 3. The title was “No Weapon Formed … Read more

Calendar of Events – 11/18/15

Mister & Miss Mathiston Beauty Pageant
The Mister and Miss Mathiston Beauty Pageant will be at 2 p.m. Nov. 21 at Bennett Hall on the former Wood College campus in Mathiston.
Entry fee is $35 and includes all side events. … Read more

EPD report – 11/18/15

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during October:
Speeding, six; seatbelt violation, one; suspended driver’s license, five; careless driving, one; no proof of insurance, one; improper equipment, one; dog and animal control violation, four; … Read more

911 Calls – 11/18/15

Nov. 9
1:18 p.m., medical, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Webster EMS responds.
3:35 p.m., fire alarm, Main Street, Mantee; Mantee Fire responds.
8:24 p.m., medical, Maben EMRs, WEMS responds.… Read more

Jail Docket – 11/18/15

Nov. 9
Joe John Massey, DOB 11-16-77, WM; Mathiston 1: suspended DL and improper equipment.
Nov. 10
Robert M. Swindle, DOB 08-24-90, WM; MHP G25: no insurance, suspended DL and failure to pay (Mathiston).… Read more

Correction – 11/18/15

Cade Adkins should have been listed on Eupora High School’s seventh-grade A Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. EHS mistakenly omitted his name from the roll, which was published… Read more

Make a winning decision during Smokeout

From Press Reports

Making the decision to quit using tobacco is difficult, but the choice is even harder without support.

Moral support and expert help can make the difference between success and failure. The Mississippi Tobacco Quitline encourages smokers to … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Jeffery A. Fulce

Jeffery A. Fulce died Monday, November 2, 2015 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. He was 50 years old. Mr. Fulce was a resident of Eupora, MS. He was an electrical engineer at Mississippi State University until he … Read more