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Calendar of Events – 10/21/15

Governor’s Job Fair Thursday
Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster counties will host a Governor’s Job Fair at the Choctaw County Community Center at 898 College St. in Ackerman from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 29.
Job opportunities will be available in many … Read more

Sales tax collections reported for August sales

From Press & Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect August sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.… Read more

NMMC-Eupora offers hunting safety tips

From Press Reports

When fall is in the air we know that the excitement of hunting season has arrived!

Hunting can be a great time for all who enjoy the activity; however there should always be safety precautions. North Mississippi … Read more

EMCC Lions clinch MACJC North Division championship

From school reports

SCOOBA – Clinching their seventh MACJC North Division football title in eight years, the eighth-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College also secured a No. 1 seed for the upcoming state playoffs by earning a 49-16 home … Read more

Flu shots available

Seasonal flu shots are now available at all Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) county clinics. Seasonal flu vaccination is recommended for anyone age six months and older.

“The flu shot is absolutely your best protection against the flu,” said … Read more

Undefeated Memphis stuns Ole Miss 37-24

From school reports

MEMPHIS — Junior wide receiver Laquon Treadwell had a school record 14 catches for a career-high 144 yards, but No. 12 Ole Miss fell to No. 22 Memphis 37-24 Saturday afternoon at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. After … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Boyles

Mrs. Mary Ethel Burson Boyles, 76, died Saturday, October 10, 2015 at her home in Mathiston. Funeral services were 2:00 pm Monday at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with burial in Clarkson Cemetery in Webster County. Rev. Willy Weddle … Read more

Legals – 10/21/15

INVITATION FOR BIDS
FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE
ON COUNTY SCHOOL LANDS

Sealed bids will be received by the Webster County School District, Eupora, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:15 A. M. on November 2nd, 2015 for the right … Read more

Obituary – Mr. John Roberson

Cumberland, MS

Mr. John Thomas Roberson, 79, died October 11, 2015 at his residence. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Wednesday October 14, 2015 at Mathiston First Baptist Church with burial in Roberson Family Cemetery. Rev. Wade Stevens and Rev. William … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Margaret Chrismond

Brandon, MS

On the evening of Oct. 9, 2015, Margaret Boucher Chrismond, 92, passed away at River Oaks Hospital in Flowood, Ms. with family at her bedside.

Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Tuesday Oct. 13th. at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel … Read more