Category: News

Sports Schedules – 01/27/2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 27 College Basketball 6 p.m. — Auburn at Ole Miss THURSDAY, JAN. 28 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Hebron Christian at Kemper Academy Junior College Basketball 5:30/7:30 p.m. — EMCC at Northeast Mississippi 5:30/7:30 p.m. — East Central…

Cold weather impacts energy use, bill

From Press Reports Officials at 4-County Electric Power Association are encouraging their members to ring in the new year with some energy efficiency methods. Weather affects electric use and can drive everyone’s bills up.

School Board hears policy readings

From Press Reports A first reading was held for sections of the Webster County School District’s online policy manual at a previous School Board meeting. The sections were read Dec. 14, when Federal Programs Director James Mason acted on behalf…

The Horsehead Nebula recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory

This spectacular and eerie image of the Horsehead Nebula was recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi! It was taken by retired California aerospace engineer, Bill Kennedy, using Rainwater’s powerful 150mm APO Triplet Skywatcher refractor telescope. The total…

City among most expensive cities for renters insurance

From Press Reports Eupora ranks among the expensive cities in Mississippi to insure a rented home or apartment, according to a study by ValuePenguin, a personal finance research website. To see who has the cheapest and the most expensive renters…

Holmes men improve to 3-2

From school reports SCOOBA — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up a big division win here Thursday night against the East Mississippi Community College Lions, 62-54. With the win, the Bulldogs went to 12-4 overall and 3-2 in the…

Nutrition vulnerabilities increase as adults age

By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications STARKVILLE, Miss. — Even people who can eat almost anything when they are young will eventually begin monitoring their calories, cholesterol, fiber, sodium or sugar as they get older. Brent Fountain, associate professor of…

Calendar of Events – 01/27/2016

Veterans mobile health clinic The G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery VA Medical Center’s Rural Health Outreach Team will set up a mobile health clinic Jan. 28 in Eupora. The clinic will be from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the National Guard armory on Highway…

Allow God to fight your battles for you

From Liberty UMC We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. During the fourth Sunday in January worship service, the message came from 1st Samuel 17:14-48 titled “I Know Who…