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…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Dictionary.com, a superb dictionary and thesaurus, allows the user to type in a vocabulary-building word in the search box to learn its pronunciation, part of speech, examples of sentences in which the word is used, its etymology and more. One…

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Sept. 11, 1941 Awarded Eagle Scout An Eagle Scout presentation was held at the Baptist Church in Mathiston on Sunday evening, September 7, at which time Scout Billy Burdine, son…