Category: News

Sports schedules – 11/25/15

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25 College Basketball 4 p.m. — Georgia State at Ole Miss FRIDAY NOV. 27 Prep Football 7 p.m. — 6A/5A/4A/3A/2A/1A North State Championships

E911 calls – 11/25/15

Nov. 16 7:35 a.m., MVA, South Street; Mathiston PD responds. 10:34 a.m., alarm, East Old Hwy. 82; Webster SO responds. 11:24 a.m., locked vehicle, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds. 11:34 a.m., locked vehicle, Peachtree Street; EPD responds. 2:46 p.m.,…

Nuclear medicine procedures available at hospital

By Leigh Davis North Mississippi Medical Center–Eupora Nuclear medicine has been around as a recognized medical imaging specialty since the early 1950s. During this time period, Benedict Cassen developed the first rectilinear scanner and Hal Anger developed the more modern…

MHGC slates Christmas Lighting Contest

From Club Reports The Maben Home and Garden Club’s annual Christmas Lighting contest will be Dec. 15 with the judging to begin at 6 p.m. Certificates will be awarded to Best Door,

Time Capsules – 11/25/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Nov. 28, 1940 A Bouquet of Cabbage From the Jackson Daily News, a bouquet of cabbage to the gent responsible for burning that traffic light at Eupora all day Saturday.…

Calendar of Events – 11/25/15

Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil Webster County will host a “Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil” at 2 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Mathiston Public Library. The vigil is being hosted in partnership with the Lung Cancer…

Letter to the editor – 11/25/15

Letter of thanks from family of Charlie Williamson The Charlie Williamson family would like to say thank you to everyone involved in helping him after his accident on June 26.

Shop local on Small Business Saturday

By Ron Aldridge Every year, Gallup asks people how much confidence they have in various institutions. The results aren’t surprising. Only 8 percent had “a great deal” or “quite a lot” of confidence in Congress. Big business scored 21 percent.…

Prescott sets school record

From school reports FAYETTEVILLE —  In a wild back and forth affair, Mississippi State (8-3, 4-3 SEC) outlasted Arkansas (6-4, 4-3) to win 51-50 on the road Saturday night. A potential game-winning field goal attempt by Arkansas was blocked by…

Obituaries – 11/25/15

Joe Wayne Anderson Oct. 28, 2015 Services for Joe Wayne Anderson, 70. of Eupora were Oct. 31, 2015, at Wise-Reed Funeral Home in Eupora with the Revs. Ricky Holloway and Charles Lee White officiating. Burial was in Embry Cemetery.