Letters to the editor – 06/24/15

Holy carp! I thought it was a catchy title! Yes, this has to do with carp. Years ago, the city of Eupora, actually through private donations, stocked Whites Creek Lake with irradiated grass carp to control the growth of bottom…

911 Calls – 06/24/15

June 15 12:37 p.m., medical, Hwy. 15, Mantee; EMS responds. 5:13 p.m., MVA, SuperValu parking lot; Eupora PD responds. 7:15 p.m., medical, Waterworks Road; EMS, EFD respond. 8:37 p.m., fight, East Peach Tree Street; Mathiston PD responds. 9:55 p.m., fight,…

Time Capsules – 06/24/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: June 27, 1940 Block Formed for Drilling Involving fifty landowners of a block including approximately 8,000 acres located near Union School House north of Stewart, a movement is well underway…

Sales tax collections reported

From Staff Reports Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect April sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities. The city of Eupora’s sales tax allocation is $34,755, which is up 4.5 percent from the same month…