Intern for CNN

COURTESY PHOTO Eupora native Gabrielle Martinez was among a team of student interns from Dallas’ Southern Methodist University who conducted focus groups for CNN during last week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. She has the same duties this week…

EPD patrol cars display national motto

From Press Reports Eupora Police Department patrol cars have received “In God We Trust” bumper stickers along with a new patrol car design that will be fazed in over time. “I am proud to announce that all of the Eupora…

Hollenhead commits to UNA program

From Press Reports Sophomore Mamie Hollenhead of Mathiston has committed to continue her career after Itawamba Community College with the national champion University of North Alabama softball program. Hollenhead was an offensive juggernaut during her freshman campaign, leading the team…

Calendar of Events

Avery-Lankford- Hendricks reunion The annual Avery-Lankford-Hendricks reunion will be July 31 beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Duck Hill Community Center. All descendants of Daniel Hardy Avery and his wife, Frances Simmons Avery, and descendants of Fannie Avery Hendricks Dulaney…

‘Rotary Serving Humanity’

District Gov. Amanda Fontaine presents a Rotary International banner to Hayes Burchfield, president of the Eupora Rotary Club. Other Rotarians join them for the presentation made at the club’s July 19 meeting during an official visit by Fontaine. The 2016-17…

Mississippi Sales Tax Holiday upcoming

From press & staff reports As parents prepare to get their children ready to return to school they can look forward to receiving a small break on their checkbooks as Mississippi’s annual sales tax holiday upcoming. The 2016 Sales Tax…