Students of the Month

(front row) Ansley Mason, Lily Smith, Chloe Smith, Malaeshia Cullum, Jaxson Galloway, Paisley Anderson, Logan Rico, (middle row) Emily Collum, Kate Vowell, Makenna Fulgham, Jacob Crimm, Tyler McCluskey, Hunter York, Cadence Butler, Olivia Frank, Daniela Perez, (back row) Samareia Shaw, Chloe Loggins, Liliana Denning, Aiden Penick, Jeremias Shaw, LaQuala Pittman, Christopher Robinson and Kaylob Landry

These Eupora Elementary School students were chosen by their teachers as September’s Students of the Month based on the character trait Respect:

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Local vet urges vaccinations for horses

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From Staff Reports

Dr. Joe Duncan has vaccinated seven horses owned by Corey Springer against the West Nile virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus — a preventive action that Duncan urges horse owners to take in light of a local … Read more

GLC-Eupora residents attend convention

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From GLC-Eupora

The residents of Golden LivingCenter-Eupora took it back to the ’70s at this year’s Resident Convention in Jackson on Sept. 17. This year’s theme was a true hit for those that attended and it started with the outfits … Read more

Beautification volunteer

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The Eupora Beautification Committee commends Meek Insurance Agency and employee Glenda Dobbs for voluntarily taking care of the planter and beautiful flowers outside its office on North Dunn. The EBC encourages all downtown merchants to take care of … Read more

Maben Lions Club sponsors PPK contest

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First-place (blue shirts), second-place (red shirts) and third place (white shirts) winners in the Maben Lions Club’s Punt, Pass and Kick competition include [kneeling] Terry Tate, 14-15 boys; Michaela Baker, 10-11 girls; Aniyah Hunter, 8-9 girls; Areyanna Hunter, 12-13 girls; Carson Norwood, 8-9 boys; Judd Azlin, 10-11 boys; Kaleb Parish, 12-13 boys; Brody Hogue, 10-11 boys; Jeb Sisk, 8-9 boys; [standing]; Mason Brand, 8-9 boys; India Hamilton, 10-11 girls; Nicholas Martin, 12-13 boys; Samuel Turner, 10-11 boys; Peyton Fowler, 14-15 boys; Leis Parish, 12-13 girls; and Charles Reed, 14-15 boys. Xavious Davidson placed third in the 12-13 boys category.

By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club

On Oct. 20 the Maben Lions Club sponsored the ninth annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition at the West Oktibbeha High School football field in Maben.

Thirty students participated in seven age … Read more