Gift enhances worship at Mathiston UMC  

By Gwen Sisson

It was a “gracious gift” that will enhance the worship experience for members of Mathiston United Methodist Church for years to come.

The late Mary Edith Gore Hancock loved her church and upon her death, left money … Read more

Yellow watermelons at Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins
Maben Farmers’ Market

One more Saturday for yellow watermelons!

Everyone was surprised and pleased when Henry Flora came to the market for a record sixth Saturday in a row with more yellow watermelons. He was spending the … Read more

EES faculty, staff


Gathered are Eupora Elementary School faculty and staff for 2016-17. Webster County Schools began classes Aug. 11.

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Use of ENDS increases nicotine exposure

From Press Reports

On Aug. 8, Mississippi State Health Officer Mary Currier, MD, MPH, joined the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in calling electronic nicotine delivery systems, including electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), devices that increase nicotine exposure and are not … Read more

Netflix, EMCC to team up for second season of Last Chance U

From school reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College, in conjunction with the world’s leading internet television provider, Netflix, has confirmed that the ground-breaking documentary series “Last Chance U” will be renewed for a second season, it was announced Monday.… Read more

EHS Student Council holds installation

From School Reports

The Eupora High School Student Council held its installation ceremony to induct new student council officers and representatives on Aug. 12.

The past president, Katie Myers, opened the ceremony while turning the gavel over to incoming president … Read more