East Central’s Ken Karcher does it his way

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

DECATUR— Ken Karcher is not your typical college football coach, but he’s okay with that.

While the former Notre Dame, Tulane and NFL quarterback certainly enjoys winning football games, the East Central Community College … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 04/08/2015

Human Capital: Merely Buying Time
The fact that the 2015 legislative session is drawing to a close with the status quo having been maintained may be viewed as a victory of sorts – but alas all indications are that it … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 04/01/2015

This federal case is a stretch

By Charlie Dunagin
McComb-Enterprise Journal

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

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

Editorial Roundup – 03/25/2015

Firing Dan Jones big mistake
By Charles Dunagin, Editor
McComb Enterprise-Journal

I don’t recall the exact date, but it was at least six months ago when I was told Dan Jones was going to lose his job as chancellor of … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/25/2015

Ballard family issues thanks

We thank everyone who sent payers , calls, texts, donations and moral support our way when we needed it the most (after a house fire on Feb. 12). We can never express our gratitude enough.

When … Read more

Church News – 03/25/2015

Mt. Vernon spring revival
Spring revival at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church of Eupora will be March 27-29. Service times are 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 11 a.m. Sunday.

Bro. Bob Morman will be speaking and Garrett Oswalt will be … Read more

‘Systems’ work best when people choose to know


OXFORD — Next time you hear someone say, “I’d rather not know,” ask the person to think about it.

If it’s a private, personal matter of no concern and having no impact on a community, fine. With apologies to those … Read more

Back to the beginning: God spoke, acted

By Bro. J.B. Rowe

Genesis 1:1-3: “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.

“And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face o the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon … Read more