Planning makes healthy snacks easy for kids

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

Kids can prepare easy, nutritious after-school snacks with little or no cooking when parents plan ahead.

JACKSON – After school, most kids raid the kitchen before they hit the books. If fruit is not … Read more

Ora’s Tax Service


Participating in the ribbon cutting for Ora’s Tax Service of Eupora are Ward 1 Alderman James Shaw, Alisia Swift, Ethel Baker, Yashundra Bobo, owner Ora Nickles, Tasha Bean Brooks, Ersula Brooks, Lakita Gross, Kimiko Lanea and Mayor Dan Burchfield. Ora’s … Read more

The Wooden Door


Participating in the ribbon cutting for The Wooden Door of Eupora are Ward 1 Alderman James Shaw, Kenneth Stage, owner Victoria Stage, Klaire Stage, Ashton Stage, Kenzie Stage and Aiden Stage. The Wooden Door is located at

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EES Reading Fair Winners

First-grade Individual: Dale Britt (no second or third place)

These are Eupora Elementary School Reading Fair winners by category. Winners are listed and pictured in first-, second- and third-place order:

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Avoid diets that forgo necessary components

Mississippi State University Extension Service dietitians suggest eating more fruits and vegetables in recognition of National Fat-Free Living Month in January.

By Nathan Gregory

MSU Ag Communications

Losing weight and getting in shape are among the most common New Year’s resolutions, so it is no surprise that many health-oriented organizations recognize January as National Fat-Free Living Month.

Literally living fat-free, however, … Read more