Maben resolves election issue

From Press Reports


State law requires cities to submit their certified election results to the secretary of state’s office within five days of the 2013 general election. The deadline for cities to submit their certified results to the office … Read more

911 calls

June 10

8:47 p.m., Hwy. 340; transferred to Chickasaw 911.

9:01 p.m., Davis Road; transferred to Clay 911.

10 p.m., medical, Church Street; EMS responds.

June 11

11:03 a.m., MVA, Natchez Trace Parkway; NTP, EMS, WSO, Clarkson FD, Cumberland FD … Read more

GLC-Eupora celebrates Nursing Home Week

From Press Reports


“National Nursing Home Week is a special week for our Golden LivingCenters.

May 12-18 marked National Nursing Home Week, and the 2013 theme set by the American Health Care Association was ‘Team Care,’ stated Neil Kurtz, … Read more

Calendar of Events

Mister & Miss


The Mister & Miss Independence Beauty Pageant will be June 29 at Eupora High School’s Latham Auditorium.

The Eupora High School cheerleaders are sponsoring the pageant, which is open to girls 0-18 and boys 0-10.

Registration … Read more

Four new vendors at Farmers’ Market

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT


Saturday morning at the Maben Farmers’ Market saw an increase in the number of vendors and customers too. Four of the 11 vendors were new to the market.

David Vance from Houston is … Read more

Hood updates Lions


Rep. Joey Hood is welcomed by Lion David Ellison. Hood discussed current legislative events at the June 17 Eupora Lions Club meeting. The Lions meet at noon the first and third Monday of each month. For more information on becoming … Read more

ECOM holds fundraising rally

For the WPT


Eupora Community Outreach Ministry conducted a fundraising rally June 2 at the Depot.

Minister Christine Bingham was mistress of ceremony, followed with devotion by local attorneys Buchanan and Jacqueline Meek.

On program was Pastor Bobby McMullen, … Read more

MSU Bulldogs remain undefeated in CWS

From combined reports


Mississippi State’s memorable season continued with another dramatic come-from-behind victory in the College World Series Monday.

Trey Porter’s two-run single in the top half of the eighth inning lifted MSU to its second straight win at … Read more

EHS Class of ’53 has reunion

Members and spouses gathered at the reunion of the EHS Class of 1953 are (seated) Martha McCain Ballard, Ruby Anne Dunlap Kincade, Sara Salley Ingram, Kay Lacey Ward, Lottie Huffman Barnett, (standing) Charlie Ward, Mary Anne Bowen Smith, Pat Hollingsworth Davis, Clovis Barnett, Brown Bailey, Yvonne Kilgore Middleton, Billy F. Sturdivant, Jo Alice Duncan Stafford, Kathleen Davis Taylor, Betty Canterberry Fason, Christine Nolen May, Ilene Littlejohn Taylor, Irene Weeks Murphy, Johnny Fason and Charles Davis.

From press reports


The 60-year reunion for the 1953 class at Eupora High School was celebrated April 20 at the Central Service Grill.

Members of the class attending were Brown Bailey, Betty Canterberry Fason, Kathleen Davis Taylor, Jo Alice … Read more