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Accuracy major component at Eupora City Hall

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From the City of Eupora

Eupora started advancing into a newer style of reading meters in May 2013.

The city purchased a program called MasterLink Data Collection System. This system represents the next level of collecting readings by allowing our … Read more

Eupora lagoon repairs avert sewage problems

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City sewage lagoon repairs consist of a layer of filter fabric and a 12-inch layer of riprap going all the way around the dikes and below the waterline.

By Mayor Dan Burchfield
City of Eupora

On May 3, 2013, the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality issued an inspection report citing the city of Eupora with significant problems with its sewage lagoons.

MDEQ found that wave action had eroded … Read more

Church speaker to discuss overcoming tragedy

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By Gwen Sisson

Everyone experiences difficult circumstances at various times in life. Many experience tragedy on some level. Some of these circumstances can shake a person to their very core.

James Cruise believes “God chooses what we go through. We … Read more

‘A Friend for Me’

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Children gathered at the Webster County Library on March 18 to hear Ms. Pat read “A Friend for Me.” Everyone watched and listened as Ms. Pat used a storyboard to tell the story. … Read more

Mission trip gave Easley appreciation for home

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Brown, Stone, Johnnie Oswald and Judy Clanton.

By Gwen Sisson

WALTHALL — The “mission field” was a rundown government apartment complex in Grantham, England. The children were filthy. They had little parental guidance. They literally had nothing.

Charlie Easley joined a group of 12 Mississippi State University … Read more

60 years

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Celebrating 60 Years of Marriage
 
Mr. Shannon McMullen Jr. and Mrs. Alee Ashford McMullen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at two o’clock in the evening at the Eupora Depot Station in Eupora, MS. … Read more

MHGC members learns about butterflies

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Copeland and Patterson display posters for the butterfly program.

For the WPT

March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, the Maben Home and Garden Club had the pleasure of holding its March meeting in the private dining area at Los Encinos Grill on Turner Street in Maben.

There was a full … Read more

Tucker speaks at Lenten Lunch

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Tucker addresses the Lenten Lunch crowd at Eupora FUMC.

From Church Reports

The Rev. Matt Tucker of Bellefontaine United Methodist Church and Lebanon UMC was speaker at the March 18 Lenten Lunch Series at Eupora’s First United Methodist Church.

“What are you not ENOUGH of?” he asked the Lenten … Read more

Eupora Water Department covers large territory

Williamson, Barnett, Hester and Dodd

By Mayor Dan Burchfield
City of Eupora

The Water Department of the city of Eupora is responsible for delivering high-quality water to the residents of our community.

The area we serve is almost the entire northern quarter of Choctaw County … Read more

Children enjoy Kids and Kites Day

One of the attendees who enjoyed the facepainting

From Staff Reports

Eupora’s first Kids and Kites Day was a great success, according to organizers. Local merchants sponsored the March 14 event at the city tennis courts on Hall Road.

Besides kite flying, activities included a kite art contest, … Read more