MayFest in the Park upcoming

From the Civic League of Mathiston

Come help the Civic League of Mathiston celebrate Mathiston’s 125th birthday on the weekend of May 30/31.
Many fun activities will be going on. Friday night, we will have a gospel singing, hamburger/hotdog plates … Read more

Pollinator workshop set for April 26

MSU Extension Service Apiculturist Dr. Jeff Harris will discuss “Plants for Pollinators” on April 26 from 9 a.m. until noon at the Mississippi State Trial Gardens on the North Farm Campus.
This informative session will include… Read more

Local teacher receives national recognition

From Press Reports

Patricia Cochran, a teacher in Eupora schools, has been selected as an NEH Summer Scholar from a national applicant pool to attend one of 21 Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops.
The National Endowment for the … Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What’s a noun that has “as” right in the middle and means a morbid, threatening influence or atmosphere that tends to corrupt or deplete? Meaning reason or justification for existence, … Read more

Church news

FBC invites former GAs to event

If you were a GA (Girls in Action) member at First Baptist Church of Eupora during the late ’50s and early ’60s, please join us as… Read more

GLC thanks volunteers during recognition month

From GLC-Eupora

As part of National Volunteer Week/Month, Golden LivingCenter-Eupora thanks all for sharing their time, and caring and making our residents’ days happier and fuller.
The heart and soul of America lives within our volunteers. Our country is that … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

April 27, 1939
Pisgah Springs News:
Mr. and Mrs. Charley Brown and children, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Duncan and children, were Sunday visitors with… Read more

911 calls

April 14

12:04 p.m., robbery, Old Hwy. 82; Webster SO responds.
12:12 p.m., medical, Golden LivingCenter-Eupora; EMS responds.… Read more

Extension briefs

Couponing 101

“Couponing 101” will be offered at 5 p.m. April 21 at the Eupora Depot.
Would you like to start couponing, but don’t know where to start? This workshop will teach… Read more