Category: News

Northwest Mississippi gains MACJC title

SENATOBIA – The wait is finally over. For the first time in 16 long years, the Northwest Rangers are MACJC Football Champions, defeating Gulf Coast 34-24 on Saturday to claim its ninth football title in program history (2015, 1999, 1992,…

911 Calls – 11/11/15

Nov. 2. 7:43 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 15 and 50 intersection; EMS, Maben Fire, MHP respond. 10:29 a.m., medical, Walnut Avenue; EMS responds. 4:34 p.m., activated fire alarm, Hall road; Eupora Fire respond. 5:16 p.m., medical, Cumberland Road; EMS respond.

Calendar of Events – 11/11/15

Turkey & Tinsel The Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring Turkey & Tinsel from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 12. This is what most businesses call Christmas Open House. Help us start the Thanksgiving and Christmas season in Choctaw County.

Eupora High School Honor Roll

Eupora High School has released its Honor Roll for the first nine weeks: A Honor Roll Sixth Grade: Maci Bowen Zada Hood Tanner Hughes Seventh Grade:

Letters to the editor – 11/11/15

Church seeks donations for food ministry We, the Rev. George Sanders, pastor of Pleasant Grove Robinson M.B. Church, and the members are working hard endeavoring to serve our community and surrounding areas by providing nutritious meals for the elderly and…

Faith believes and faith obeys

From Liberty UMC Greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral guidance of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor. November is National Diabetes Awareness month. We have been informed that one out four people may be a diabetic and unaware of…

Jail Docket – 11/11/15

Nov. 2 Ella Henley, DOB 10-09-32, WF; Mathiston 1: shoplifting. Samuel Johnson, DOB 05-13-77, WM; Webster 3 and MBN: possession of meth (ice). Marion L. Hill, DOB 07-15-80, BM, Webster 2 and MBN; sale of controlled substance (meth).

East Webster High School Honor Roll

East Webster High School has released its Honor Roll for the first nine weeks: A Honor Roll Rodney Allen, Emma Andrews, Janey Aron, Jessica Aron, Abby Azlin, Benjamin Beliew, James Belk, Melony Berryhill, Lila Bigham, Morgan Bland, Lexi Blanton, Cody…

Mississippi State, Ole Miss take exhibition hoops victories

From combined reports STARKVILLE – It took a few minutes for Mississippi State to find its rhythm, but when it did, there was no looking back. In front of an estimated crowd of 3,300 Friday at Humphrey Coliseum, Mississippi State…

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Lou Simpson

November 20, 1916 – October 14, 2015 Mary Lou Curry Simpson was born in Mantee, Mississippi, youngest child of Dr. and Mrs.WH. Curry, grew up in Eupora, Mississippi, with three older brothers, Jim, Hugh, and Robert, one older foster sister,…