Sports Briefs

Holmes’ Bryant named MORA ‘Hero on the Field’ The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) and JucoWeekly are teaming up to provide a “Hero on the Field” from football programs in the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges. The “Hero…

Calendar of Events

Maben Punt, Pass and Kick Contest The annual Punt, Pass and Kick Contest will be held this year on Sept. 17 at the East Webster High School football field in Cumberland. The event is for boys and girls ages 6-15. A…

911 CALLS

Sept. 2 5:58 p.m., medical, Bluitt Road; EMS responds. Sept. 3 7:15 a.m., alarm, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora Police Department responds. 11:34 a.m., alarm, South Dunn Street; EPD responds. 11:38 a.m., medical, Clarkson Road; EMS responds. 11:42 a.m., medical, Bluff…

Prescribed Burning Program accepting applications

By James L. Cummins Special to the Plaindealer The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks (MDWFP) is now accepting applications for their Fire on the Forty program. Wildlife Mississippi is continuing its partnership with the MDWFP, the U.S. Fish…