Hollenhead commits to UNA program

From Press Reports

Sophomore Mamie Hollenhead of Mathiston has committed to continue her career after Itawamba Community College with the national champion University of North Alabama softball program.

Hollenhead was an offensive juggernaut during her freshman campaign, leading the team … Read more

Calendar of Events

Hendricks reunion

The annual Avery-Lankford-Hendricks reunion will be July 31 beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Duck Hill Community Center.
All descendants of Daniel Hardy Avery and his wife, Frances Simmons Avery, and descendants of Fannie Avery Hendricks Dulaney … Read more

‘Rotary Serving Humanity’

District Gov. Amanda Fontaine presents a Rotary International banner to Hayes Burchfield, president of the Eupora Rotary Club. Other Rotarians join them for the presentation made at the club’s July 19 meeting during an official visit by Fontaine. The 2016-17 … Read more

Mississippi Sales Tax Holiday upcoming

From press & staff reports

As parents prepare to get their children ready to return to school they can look forward to receiving a small break on their checkbooks as Mississippi’s annual sales tax holiday upcoming.

The 2016 Sales Tax … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan

Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.


This week’s column is pertaining to the truism that vocabulary opens your mind, the second of three reasons discussed in the article “Top 3 Reasons to Improve Your Vocabulary” … Read more

Local student named to ICC All-American Band

Members of the Itawamba Community College All-American Band for 2016-17 include Makayla Blakely of Eupora. The band is a service organization representing the Fulton college in various public appearances during the year. The band is open to all students with … Read more