Category: News

MSU falls just short against SEC rival LSU, 21-19

From school reports

STARKVILLE — No. 14 LSU (1-0, 1-0 SEC) beat No. 25 Mississippi State (1-1, 0-1) 21-19 on Saturday night in Starkville to open the 2015 Southeastern Conference season.

MSU’s senior quarterback Dak Prescott completed 34-of-52 passes for … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/16/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I encourage you to visit the website titled Reader’s Digest: Word Power. This web page provides vocabulary-building words from its “Word Power” column, audio pronunciations and techniques to help you … Read more

Pay Justice Court fines to avoid jail stay

From Webster County Justice Court

The Webster County Justice Court is offering a place to stay and a meal to anyone that has unpaid fines.… Read more

FBC Eupora to celebrate 125th Anniversary

By Gwen Sisson

It is the stuff life is made of, and for 125 years, the friends and families of First Baptist Church of Eupora have celebrated weddings and funerals, baby dedications, anniversary and birthday celebrations.

All of the special … Read more

Aldermen adopt FY 2016 budget

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen adopted the new city budget during its Sept. 8 meeting.

The budget for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2016, was adopted with no discussion other than City Clerk … Read more

Sow perennial flowers in the fall

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

Sow seeds of most perennial wildflowers, especially spring and early summer bloomers, in the fall from September through November.

They are naturally adapted to and benefit from fall rains and cold … Read more

Letter to editor – 09/16/15

Thanks from Lollar family

Many thanks to everyone who joined us on our special event celebrating our 50th anniversary.… Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/16/15

Watch out for deer

The recent snap in cool weather has been a welcome change from the long, hot summer that’s typical of the Delta.

But as the temperatures drop and as deer hunting and mating seasons approach, that also … Read more

EPD report – 09/16/15

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during August:

Speeding, 11; no driver’s license, two; suspended driver’s license, one; suspended driver’s license-implied consent, one; expired tag, two; no proof of insurance, four; seatbelt violation, two; noise ordinance violation, one;… Read more

Slow start costs Holmes in 40-14 North Divison loss

From School Reports

Costly mistakes early in the contest helped the Itawamba Community College Indians jump ahead of the Holmes Community College Bulldogs in the first quarter, and the Bulldogs then played from behind the remainder of the game and … Read more