VFW post honored

Cmdr. Pate accepts a Diamond Jubilee Certificate from VFW National Headquarters for 75 years of service to veterans and the community. Making the presentation are Lee Perry, James Gordon and James Chapman, past department commanders of the Mississippi VFW; and Junior Vice Cmdr. Norm Copeland.

Joe H. Morehead VFW Post 3806 of Eupora had its 75th-anniversary open house Oct. 4. T

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Eagles drop tough region contest to Winona, 24-14

Al Dumas running behind the blocks of Justin Richardson and Christian Long.
Photos by Richard Love/Ballshotz

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School football team hopes to bounce back from its first Region 4-2A loss of the season when the Eagles play host to a powerful Calhoun City team on Friday night.

The … Read more

Mathiston Veterans Memorial nears completion

STAFF PHOTO/CHUCK BAILEY
The Mathiston Veterans Memorial.

Commemoration ceremony set for Nov. 8 for memorial

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The new Mathiston Veterans Memorial is near completion. Just a few minor cosmetic additions still need to be added, and lighting for the American and Mississippi … Read more

District governor visits Maben Lions Club

 JANE COLLINS
Dickson presents a 20-year chevron pin to Rob Collins of Maben.

By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club met Oct. 13 at Trace-Way Restaurant in Mathiston for a regular meeting at noon.

The program was called to order by President Shawn Nygard. After a brief business meeting … Read more