Sales tax collections released

From Staff Reports   Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect August sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for local municipalities. MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5…

Calendar of Events

Head Start open enrollment CDI Head Start is now accepting applications to enroll children who were age 3 by Sept. 1, 2016. To schedule an appointment, call Sharita Sanders at the Eupora Head Start Center at 258-7583 or the administration…

My View ‘From My Window’

By Helen Neal Smith   (Oct. 16) This morning I’m up before the first light of day, so I’m not seeing much from my window. Instead, this morning, I’m seeing from the window of my soul. I know sometimes I…

Changing colors theme at Maben storytime

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library   We read two books Sept. 30 at the Maben Public Library: a science book, “Colorful Leaves,” and “A Color of His Own” by Leo Leonni. Both of these have to do with…