From Press Reports
A lesser-known play by Columbus native Tennessee Williams will make its Lowndes County debut next week at East Mississippi Community College.
The theatre program at EMCC’s Golden Triangle campus will present “Suddenly Last Summer” at the Lyceum … Read more
Four members of the Controllers Generation II 4-H Club were selected and trained through Mississippi State University Event Staff to serve as ushers at the Mississippi Golden Triangle Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Jabberwock … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
As a follow-up to last month’s Weekend of Encouragement, the Webster County Baptist Association is making plans for its first countywide Mission Work Day.
Martin Jacks, missions director for the Webster County Baptist Association, said each Baptist … Read more
This federal case is a stretch
By Charlie Dunagin
For decades — including during the civil rights era of the 1960s and a massive prosecution of county supervisors involved in kickback schemes 20 years later — federal law … Read more
Eupora Elementary Honor Roll
Eupora Elementary School has released its Honor Roll for the third nine weeks:… Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: April 4, 1940
New Law Firm Locates Here
Coleman & Sugg is the name of Eupora’s new law firm that opened offices here this week.
The senior partner is the … Read more
From school reports
The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs won all eight games they played last week to move to 9-5 in the MACJC North Division and 16-8 overall. HCC picked up a pair of doubleheader sweeps over Coahoma Community … Read more
Justin K. Thomas, DOB 09-02-78, WM; Mathiston 2: DUI-1st, possession of controlled substance and possession of beer.
Justin K. Thomas, DOB 09-02-78, WM; Mathiston 2: domestic violence.… Read more
By Rep. Joey Hood
This week, conference members were assigned to bills which the Senate and House members did not agree or “concur” with changes that the other chamber made to a bill. Conferees from the House and Senate began … Read more
Retired Teachers meeting today
Webster County Retired Teachers will meet at 1 p.m. April 1 in the Mathiston Public Library. Rep. Joey Hood plans to be there to present the program.
Mathiston Easter egg hunt
The Civic League of Mathiston’s … Read more