EHS welcomes new coach to Eagle family

From combined reports   Danya Turner was named as Eupora High School’s new varsity basket coach last Thursday. Turner comes to EHS from Kemper County High School where he was head football coach for one season. Turner previously coached basketball…

Obituaries

Mary Alice Black May 14, 2013 Services for Mary Alice Black, 79, were May 17, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Burial was in Mt. Nebo Cemetery near Ackerman. She was born Feb. 20, 1934, in Payne. Mrs. Black…

Holmes cancels summer classes at Wood

From Press Reports   Holmes Community College will not be offering summer classes at Wood Institute this summer, according to Grenada Center Vice President Dr. Jim Haffey. Plans were for English Composition I, Intermediate Algebra and College Algebra to begin…

Mathiston MayFest draws large crowd

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   A large crowd came out and enjoyed all the activities at the city park in Mathiston on Saturday. That day was the annual Day in the Park, known as MayFest this year. This…