Maben Precinct holds Republican caucus

From Press Reports Since April 23 was Republican Caucus Day in the state of Mississippi, a group of interested citizens and registered voters met at Maben City Hall at 10 a.m. for a day of planning and to nominate a delegate…

1966 EHS Class Reunion

The Eupora High School Class of 1966 will have its 50th class reunion on May 21. Classmates and their spouses/guests will meet at the Central Service Grill in Eupora for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Then at 2:30 p.m. the Class…

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: May 8, 1941 Faculty at Springhill School The board of trustees of the Springhill Consolidated High School announces the following as members of the teaching staff for the session of…

Editorial Roundup

Prepare for First grandma president For 11 months, billionaire Donald Trump has upended conventional wisdom in his inexorable and unconventional march toward the Republican nomination for president. When the GOP field was so crowded that you couldn’t get all the…

Obituaries

Michael Homer Box Jr. May 4, 2016 Services for Michael Homer Box Sr., 65, were May 9, 2016, at Blythe Creek Baptist Church in Choctaw County near Mathiston. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was born April 5, 1961,…

911 Calls

May 2 11:18 a.m., medical, Hodges Drive; EMS, Eupora FD respond. 11:42 a.m., stolen property, Cumberland Road; WSO responds. 1:56 p.m., dispute, West Fox Avenue; EFD responds. 2:12 p.m., dispute, Hwy. 182 West; Webster SO responds. 2:42 p.m., speeding vehicle,…