Category: News

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 07/22/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. This week in my public speaking classes my students and I are presenting persuasive speeches. I try to drill in my students that Aristotle taught that no persuasion will take…

Ole Miss hoops announced non-conference schedule

From school reports OXFORD — Ole Miss Basketball announced a challenging non-conference schedule Friday, highlighted by eight road or neutral-site games including possible matchups against 2015 NCAA Tournament teams Oklahoma State and Virginia in the Gildan Charleston Classic and road…

Time Capsules – 07/22/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: July 25, 1940 Construction Work Started Work began Monday on the grounds for Eupora’s new Methodist Church, preparatory to laying the foundation. This new $25,000 structure is to be built…

The GOP’s best Trump strategy

Editorial by Jack Ryan Publisher Enterprise McComb Journal It has become evident that billionaire Donald Trump doesn’t have an off switch. He is the moth drawn irresistibly to the blue insect zapper of cameras. He’s become infused with too much…

Editorial roundup – 07/22/15

Fraud on fraud Except for the swindlers, everyone is for cutting down on the fraud that runs up the cost of federal government programs. But Washington also should be honest about how effective its fraud prevention systems are and not…

Jail Docket – 07/22/15

July 13 Christina Cooper, DOB 01-02-77, WF; Eupora 12: disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and public drunk. July 14 Brandy R. Collins, DOB 05-27-92, WF; Webster 3L public drunk ticket — arrested for her own safety. July 17 William McKinley, DOB…

Hospital offering digital mammography onsite  

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora employs a powerful weapon in the battle against breast cancer — digital mammography. Previously available only a couple of days each month in NMMC’s Mobile Mammography Unit, NMMC-Eupora’s Radiology Department now offers this…