Category: News

‘A Friend for Me’


Children gathered at the Webster County Library on March 18 to hear Ms. Pat read “A Friend for Me.” Everyone watched and listened as Ms. Pat used a storyboard to tell the story. … Read more

Mission trip gave Easley appreciation for home

Brown, Stone, Johnnie Oswald and Judy Clanton.

By Gwen Sisson

WALTHALL — The “mission field” was a rundown government apartment complex in Grantham, England. The children were filthy. They had little parental guidance. They literally had nothing.

Charlie Easley joined a group of 12 Mississippi State University … Read more

60 years


Celebrating 60 Years of Marriage
Mr. Shannon McMullen Jr. and Mrs. Alee Ashford McMullen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at two o’clock in the evening at the Eupora Depot Station in Eupora, MS. … Read more

MHGC members learns about butterflies

Copeland and Patterson display posters for the butterfly program.

For the WPT

March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, the Maben Home and Garden Club had the pleasure of holding its March meeting in the private dining area at Los Encinos Grill on Turner Street in Maben.

There was a full … Read more

Tucker speaks at Lenten Lunch

Tucker addresses the Lenten Lunch crowd at Eupora FUMC.

From Church Reports

The Rev. Matt Tucker of Bellefontaine United Methodist Church and Lebanon UMC was speaker at the March 18 Lenten Lunch Series at Eupora’s First United Methodist Church.

“What are you not ENOUGH of?” he asked the Lenten … Read more

Eupora Water Department covers large territory

Williamson, Barnett, Hester and Dodd

By Mayor Dan Burchfield
City of Eupora

The Water Department of the city of Eupora is responsible for delivering high-quality water to the residents of our community.

The area we serve is almost the entire northern quarter of Choctaw County … Read more

Children enjoy Kids and Kites Day

One of the attendees who enjoyed the facepainting

From Staff Reports

Eupora’s first Kids and Kites Day was a great success, according to organizers. Local merchants sponsored the March 14 event at the city tennis courts on Hall Road.

Besides kite flying, activities included a kite art contest, … Read more

Sonic outing


Residents from Golden LivingCenter-Eupora enjoy a trip to Sonic and the … Read more

MVLA honors Graham


Dr. Paula Threadgill, Mississippi State University Extension Service 4-H Youth Development Program associate director, presents Rose Coffey Graham her Mississippi Volunteer Leader Association lifetime membership pin. Graham is volunteer leader of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club of Maben. She … Read more

Local group among winners of The Search

Long Time Coming members Christian, Logan and Embry Long

By Rachel James-Terry
The Clarion-Ledger

The Search is over. The hallways of Terminal Studios in Jackson are empty and quiet. Little Caesar pizza boxes piled on a table, a mini-buffet of meatballs, Rotel dip, chips and an assortment of soft … Read more