Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Dec. 29, 1938

Maben Cheese Plant Opens Jan. 3

Formal opening of the Vick Cheese Co. plant here will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 3 with a public inspection of … Read more

Obituaries

Linda Loniece

Fulgham Cohen

Dec. 21, 2013

Graveside services for Linda Loniece Fulgham Cohen, 73, of Social Circle, Ga., were Dec. 23, 2013, at Double Springs Baptist Church.

She was born in Oktibbeha County to the late Preston Franklin and … Read more

A Christmas message from the mayor of Eupora

By Dan Burchfield

Mayor, City of Eupora

 

At this time of year, we should all look back at our lives and give thanks for the many blessings we have been afforded. As your public servant, I have tried in … Read more

Miss Magnolia Pageant

The Miss Magnolia Pageant was held Nov. 23 at East Webster High School. These are the winners from each category:

 

Magnolia Beauties: Grace Jones, Karlie Mitchell and Isabel Baxter; Little Miss Magnolia: Kinsley Reed; Miss Photogenic: Mattie Adams; Magnolia … Read more

911 calls

Dec. 14

7:19 p.m., truck parked in road, Hwy. 403, Mathiston; Mathiston PD responds.

9:27 p.m., medical, East Walnut, Eupora; EMS responds.

11:26 p.m., stranded motorist, Hwy. 82; Webster SO responds.

Dec. 17

7:32 a.m., medical assistance requested by Choctaw … Read more