Law Appreciation Banquet

Joe E. Morehead VFW Post 3806 hosted a Law Appreciation Banquet on Loyalty Day, May 2.  Guest speaker Sen. Gary Jackson addressed over 75 law enforcement officers, judges, lawyers, dispatchers and others who work in Law.

EES Awards Day

Eupora Elementary School had Awards Day for first- through fourth-grade students on May 18. These students were recognized: First-grade A Honor Roll First-grade A and B Honor Roll First-grade AR: third place, Kinley Gilbert; second place, Chloe Bass; and first…

Local students receive MAS scholarships

From Staff Reports   College students Sarah Ann McCarter and Allyson Nicole Perkins are recipients for Webster County of 2017 Mississippi Association of Supervisors County Employee Scholarships. Webster County was eligible for one scholarship based on its participation in the…

Local student-athlete graduates from Northeast

From Press Reports   A group of gifted young men and women have gained the most elite prize that can be attained while attending Northeast Mississippi Community College in Booneville. Nearly 50 athletes from six of Northeast’s intercollegiate athletic programs…

Ferguson named AD at Oak Hill

From School Reports   Phil Ferguson has been hired to be athletic director, junior high football coach and teacher at Oak Hill Academy in West Point. He is also teaching driver’s ed this summer. Dr. Cathy Avent Davis , headmaster…

PBS Awards

  Eupora Elementary School’s PBS (Positive Behavior Systems) awards program was May 12. Students earn Eagle Bucks throughout the school year for good behavior and spend them on various menu items. Then, each classroom teacher draws for classroom rewards and…