Sales tax collections up

From Staff Reports

Eupora and Mathiston had increases in sales tax collections in September, according to Mississippi Department of Revenue figures.

The $34,797 Eupora collected in September was up

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Mullen and Freeze transform teams


By Charlie Smith
Emmerich Newspapers

Dan Mullen and Hugh Freeze aren’t completely different.

Both head coaches were early adopters of the fast-paced, spread option offenses that now dominate college football.

Demographically, they fit the same profile: youthful family men with … Read more

JOY Club enjoys favorite hymns


From FBC Eupora

First Baptist Church of Eupora’s minister of music, John Herring, led the crowd at November’s JOY Club potluck lunch in a few favorite hymns, with the accompaniment of Judy Thompson.

Thelma Sparkman shared the devotion.

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Cody Prewitt ready for an Egg Bowl win


By James Pugh
Emmerich Newspapers

Ole Miss free safety Cody Prewitt loves his university. He said he has always wanted to go to Ole Miss, especially since his junior high days at Sylva-Bay Academy in Jasper County, about halfway between … Read more