Gibson Street COG celebrates 35th anniversary

From Gibson Street COG

Gibson Street Church of God, under the pastoral leadership of Minister Glenda B. Mays, located in Eupora, celebrated its 35th church anniversary on Aug, 23 and 24.

The celebration began on Saturday morning with the annual … Read more

WWII veteran Bishop celebrates 90th birthday

Bishop visits with Shirley and Billy Carpenter at his birthday party. Billy Carpenter is fellow former Marine who went with Bishop to Washington in 2011 to visit the National World War II Memorial. The Carpenters had just returned from a Marine Corps reunion in Charleston, S.C.

By Dottie Dewberry

“From their debut in 1775 when the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution creating “two Battalions of Marines to be raised,” the United States Marine Corps has earned the world’s respect as an elite and reliable fighting … Read more

Wedding – Mason/McCain

Mr. Corey McCain and MS. Brandy Michelle Mason.

Mrs. Tammi and Mr. Tommy Mason are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter Brandy Michelle Mason to Mr. Corey McCain.

Brandy is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Pickett and the late Mr. and Mrs. … Read more

EHS Homecoming Parade



Eupora High School celebrates Homecoming 2014 with a parade and downtown pep rally. Eupora Elementary students also participated in Friday morning’s parade and Bre Hunter was crowned Homecoming Queen that night. The Homecoming theme was “A Night … Read more

Rotary names Pittman Student of the Month

Rotary Student of the Month Trey Pittman and  Teacher of the Month Brenda Mason

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club recognized Eupora High school senior Trey Pittman as Student of the Month at its Sept. 9 luncheon.

Trey, the son of Greg and Judy Pittman, has had the highest academic average for four … Read more

Wedding – Nolan/Smith


Mr. and Mrs. Stacy Nolan of Columbia are pleased to announcement the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Katie Nolan, to Nathan Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. Terry Frost of Mathiston and Mr. Bruce Smith of Amory.… Read more

Friends of Library


Visiting with Friends of Webster Library on Sept. 8 was Lee Ann Fleming (center), food stylist for the movie “The Help.” … Read more

Story hour features ‘The Kissing Hand’

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

Our story Friday at the Maben Public Library’s story hour was about going back to school.

The title of our book was “The Kissing Hand.” In our story, a little raccoon named Chester … Read more