Education notes

Pittman named to Barton CC President’s List
Barton Community College has named 213 students to the President’s List for the fall 2015 semester.

They include Trey Pittman of Eupora.

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Time Capsules – 02/17/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Feb. 13, 1941

Garys Open Big Concern
Eupora’s fast-growing business section was augmented this week by the opening of a big general merchandise store, machinery warehouse and farm machine repair … Read more

Mississippi unfairly targeted by Carbon Dioxide Rule

From Press Reports

U.S. Senators Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., along with U.S. Representatives Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Gregg Harper, R-Miss., Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., and Trent Kelly, R-Miss., have issued a strongly-worded letter to three federal agencies that asserts … Read more

City shows support for credit union

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

City leaders are formally showing their support for keeping a Eupora business open.

Mayor Dan Burchfield told the Eupora Board of Aldermen on Feb. 1 that New Horizons Credit Union is considering closing its … Read more