Florist entertains, educates MHGC members

Dean with some of her creations for Christmas

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

On Nov. 19, Janet Dean of the Mathiston Florist entertained and educated the ladies of the Maben Home and Garden Club in the art of design with the latest in Christmas décor.

Janet, … Read more

Fire units respond to multi-fire call

The scene of the mobile home, vehicle and woods fire on Old Walthall Road

From Staff Reports

 

Walthall and Eupora fire departments responded to a mobile home, vehicle and woods fire, all in one call, on Old Walthall Road last month.

The fires occurred at a residence between Crowell Road and Highway 50, … Read more

New officer

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Police Chief Gregg Hunter presents a badge to new Eupora Police Officer Derek May after he was sworn in by Mayor Dan Burchfield (right). May was hired by the Board of Aldermen on Nov. 18

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Churches cooperate to aid Children’s Home

Presenting quilts to Mike Duggar of the Methodist Children’s Home are Jo Avent, Ivy Joy Earley, Bonnie Burton, Jean Bingham, Ann Cole, Ruth Perkins and Hazel Avent

For the WPT

 

In a burst of inter-church cooperation, the Mathiston United Methodist Women enlisted the aid of the Clarkson Baptist Church Sewing Ministry to help the Methodist Children’s Home in Jackson.

In October, Mike Duggar, president and CEO … Read more

EWJH cheerleaders earn third in state

EWJH cheerleaders displaying the squad’s trophy are (front) Caitlyn Zirlott, Mary Mae Turner, (middle row) Morgan Bland, Camden Chandler, Kaitlin Ray, Maggie Mann, Kadasha Bryant, Curtlyn Blake, Jordan Johnson, JonHayden Hancock, (back row) Grace Christensen, Hartley Files, Hannah Golson, Ceilie Grimsley, Bailey Brown, Mariah Bell and Sarah Davenport.

From School Reports

 

The East Webster Junior High cheerleaders placed third in the 2013 Mississippi High School Activities Association-sponsored state cheerleading championship at the statewide competition in Ocean Springs on Nov. 16.

East Webster was the only 2A squad … Read more

Eupora Christmas Market this weekend

Decorating continues for the Eupora Christmas Market with the help and initiative of Ann Sneed and Ann Hubbard. They were decorating downtown on Monday.

By Gwen Sisson

For the WPT

 

There will be a lot of fun and surprises at this year’s Eupora Christmas Market, which is Saturday.

The fun begins with the Football Boosters Pancake Breakfast from 7-10 a.m. at the Eupora … Read more