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Eupora adds 2 new emergency vehicles

The city’s new emergency vehicles: a Pierce commercial pumper and a Ford Interceptor SUV

From Press and Staff Reports

Both the Eupora Police Department and the Eupora Department have acquired new emergency vehicles in a continued effort to better their abilities to serve the citizens.

The Eupora PD has acquired a 2015 Ford Interceptor … Read more

4-County to begin pole inspections

(Left) A contract worker with Osmose inspects and treats a wooden utility pole.

From Press Reports

Inspection and treatment of wooden 4-County Electric Power Association poles has begun in the Weir area.

The six-week inspection of the approximately 5,300 poles will be performed by contract workers with Osmose. These workers inspect and treat … Read more

High expectations abound for East Webster Wolverines

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Everywhere they have looked since practice began on Aug. 3, the Wolverines of East Webster High School have found a target.

“I have been putting targets everywhere,” said EW head coach Doug Wilson. “It’s … Read more

Chargers plan to spread around offensive wealth in 2015

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By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Chargers of Choctaw County High School lost 16 seniors, including all-everything offensive machine Ja’Marcus Bradley off last year’s team, but veteran CCHS head football coach Adam Dillinger says his team will still have plenty … Read more

ECCC Football ready for breakout season in 2015

Jesse Hosket

After two years of laying the foundation for a successful football program, East Central Community College Head Coach Ken Karcher is optimistic his Warriors will be in a position to win more games in the 2015 season as preseason practices … Read more

ECOM working in the community

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Chase McCown displays a huge cantaloupe grown by Backyard Farms on VFW Road. The cantaloupe, a Weeks NC Giant, weighed 28 pounds and was picked Aug. 10. At least three others in the patch were that size or larger. Chase is the son of Teresa Gregor and B.J. McCown.

From the Eupora Community Outreach Ministry

Eupora Community Outreach Ministry has hosted two programs this summer with the youth in the community.

The first one was a Bible drill in which the youth studied and were asked different scriptures to … Read more