Category: News

MMC treasurer leads local training session

By Terry Harpole On the morning of March 13, at the request of Pastor Scarlet Shepperd, the board and members, David Stotts led an informative training session for Maben United Methodist Church. Stotts, born in Arkansas, came to Mississippi at…

Garden Club learns about spring cleanup

From Club Reports The Ides of March, the 15th of March, marked the monthly meeting of the Maben Home and Garden Club, which met at Trace-Way Restaurant with Richard Ellis and Gwen Shurden as the speakers of the day.

Yard of the Month

DOTTIE DEWBERRY The Maben Home and Garden Club Yard of the Month committee placed the Yard of the Month sign for March at the home of Lester Clardy, who lives at the corner of Forest Drive.

Cochran questions HHS Secretary on Rural Health Care Access

From Press Reports Appropriations Chairman Raises Concerns over Inadequate Support for Rural Critical Access Hospitals U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee,

Recipes from my friends: Brock’s Best

My friend over at South Your Mouth website ( has some very southern and superb recipes. I chose to include for you this week two mouthwatering dips – a pimento and cheese dip, which is baked. I also included a…

FUMC announces special services

From Church Reports First United Methodist Church in Eupora invites the community to join us for special Holy Week and Easter Sunday services: 

Editorial Roundup – 03/23/2016

Obama outfoxes GOP with nominee For all of his detractors in the Republican Party, President Obama is no dummy when it comes to playing the fine art of politics.

Marszalek Lecture Series set for today

From press reports The 14th annual John F. and Jeanne A. Marszalek Library Fund and Lecture Series will be held at Mississippi State University campus Wednesday, March 23 at 2:30 p.m. in Mitchell Memorial Library’s John Grisham Room. The lecture…

Holmes football hosts annual coaching clinic

From school reports Holmes Head Football Coach Jeff Koonz and the Bulldog Coaching Staff held their annual Coaching Clinic Friday night and Saturday morning in the D.P. “Pat” McGowan Center on the Ridgeland Campus.

Downtown crawfish boil set for April 23

From Staff Reports Eupora Arts Inc. will be hosting the first ”Who’s Your Crawdaddy Crawfish Boil” in downtown Eupora from 5-10 p.m. April 23. North Dunn Street will be blocked off for an old-fashioned crawfish boil street party, featuring entertainment…