Good papers are honest information brokers

It’s just true. And time hasn’t changed it: Find a well-run, stable or progressive community and it will be served by a well-run local newspaper. The Mississippi Press Association is observing its 150th birthday this year. Members gathered last month…

Webster County products at Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market Webster County showed up in force at the Maben Farmers’ Market on Saturday with lots of homegrown watermelons from Henry Flora and a wide variety of canned goods and resale items from Ivy Janelle…

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…