Category: News

Pepper to speak at Lenten Lunch

From Eupora FUMC First United Methodist Church in Eupora invites the community to join in our annual “Lenten Lunch” services every Wednesday through March 23 at noon in our fellowship hall.

Hospital offers cardiac rehab for local residents

From Press Reports According to the American Heart Association cardiac rehabilitation is a professionally supervised program to help people recover from heart attacks, heart surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention procedures such as stenting and angioplasty.

Holmes CC men stay atop MACJC North

From school reports The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs scored 45 points in the opening half to jump out early in Thursday night’s MACJC North Division contest over Mississippi Delta Community College and went on to win 90-55.

God is there when we repent

From Liberty UMC We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. We have entered the Lent Season and are preparing to celebrate one of the most historic events in Christian…

County hosts incident command class

From Staff Reports Officials from Webster, Choctaw and Calhoun counties attended a Mississippi Emergency Management Agency class Feb. 23 in Eupora.

911 Calls – 02/17/2016

Feb. 9 8:43 a.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 182 West; Eupora PD responds. 9:01 a.m., woods fire, Bluff Springs Road; transferred to Choctaw 911. 2:59 p.m., dispute, Airport Road; Webster SO responds. 3:07 p.m., dog hit by car, Hwy. 182 East;…

Local retired education personnel meet

By Sandra Dalton The local retired educators met Feb. 3 for their regular meeting in the Mathiston Baptist Church Fellowship Center.

Obituaries – 02/17/2016

Margie Lou Weeks Dawkins Feb. 12, 2016 Services for Margie Lou Weeks Dawkins, 72, of North Augusta, South Carolina, were Feb. 16, 2016, at Providence Baptist Church near Ackerman. Burial was in the church cemetery.