Time Capsules- 10/14/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Oct. 17, 1940 Mother of 8 EHS Alumni Mrs. H.D. Weeks is a mother of eight children to be graduated from Eupora High School. The children are: Mrs. Thelma Dean…

USDA lists county among disaster areas

On Sept. 23, the U.S. Department of Agriculture designated 37 counties in Mississippi as primary natural disaster areas because of damages and losses caused by excessive rainfall, flash flooding and prolonged flooding that occurred from April 1-July 6.

Coalition to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

From Press Reports Red Ribbon Week, one of the most effective campaigns for preventing tobacco use among youth, takes place Oct. 23–31. This year’s Red Ribbon Week theme is “Respect Yourself. Be Drug Free.” The week is an opportunity for…

Calendar of Events-10/14/2015

‘Fall Pumpkin Planters’ workshop Mississippi State Trial Gardens will present a workshop on “Fall Pumpkin Planters” from 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 20 at Dorman Hall Greenhouse on the campus on Mississippi State University in Starkville. Come join us and make your own succulent pumpkin centerpiece…