Category: News

Association honors Cresap for service

From Press Reports Mississippi Department of Transportation Director of Transportation Information Mike Cresap has been awarded with the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials 25-Year Award of Meritorious Service. Cresap is from Eupora and now resides in Madison.…

Writer speaks to EHS classes

From School Reports As part of the Write for Mississippi Organization Project, Nancy Dorman-Hickson spoke to two of Lyn Blaylock’s classes at Eupora High School. The author, a Starkville native and Birmingham resident, spoke to Blaylock’s Creative Writing/Mississippi Literature class…

Powell speaks to Maben Lions Club

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club MABEN — This year the Lions of Mississippi Girls Leadership Conference was held at Roosevelt State Park on March 10, 11 and 12. Maben Lions Club sent two girls, Baily Powell and Aleah…

Last Digital Works orientation upcoming

From Press Report Mississippi State University Extension along with The Enterprise of Mississippi is bringing Digital Works to Choctaw and Webster counties. Digital Works is a national workforce development program that recruits, trains, places and mentors participants to work from…

Speaker presents butterfly program to MHGC

From Club Reports Dr. John Guyton from the MSU Extension Service in Starkville gave an amazing butterfly program to the Maben Home and Garden Club on April 18 at the Trace-Way Restaurant in Mathiston Using a PowerPoint presentation, Dr. Guyton…

Use Mother’s Day as time to quit smoking

From Press Reports Thirty years ago it was a common occurrence to see a mother driving her children around with the window cracked just enough for a slim stream of smoke to escape. But today the world knows better. The…

Pilot’s seat can be scary if we don’t know how to fly

By Roger Alford A lady was aboard a small plane when the pilot suddenly collapsed into unconsciousness. Not knowing how to fly a plane, she grabbed the radio and began pleading for help. A man in the flight control tower…

Choose your network: Eupora public Wi-Fi

From ARC In the Region Eupora is a small city of nearly 2,200 people in Webster County that has drawn on tourism to support economic growth through restoration of the historic downtown. The city, working in conjunction with the Intelligent…

Spring good time to stop smoking

From Press Reports Spring is a time of rebirth and renewal, and a perfect occasion to recommit to your health. If you use tobacco and have tried to quit before, let the renewal all around serve as your encouragement to…

Music academic pursuit for Long Time Coming

By Gwen Sisson These days, when they are not performing music, they are studying music. Members of Long Time Coming are not only selling a new album and performing wherever they can in the area, the Long triplets are freshmen…