Category: Local & State

Agency looking for foster parents

Thousands of children across the state are in need of foster care, but there are too few foster care homes available. According to some figures, as many as 12,000 young...

Mother Provided A Wonderful Example On How To Live Life

Sunday will be Mother’s Day, a day specially designated to honor mothers. They’ll receive cards, be taken out for a meal or maybe invited to join their offspring for...

Will DHS send elderly to nursing homes that have closed?

In a prepared statement issued by Oklahoma Department of Human Services Director Ed Lake last week, it appears the state has painted itself into a corner – creating an...

Eufaula Heritage Days a memorable event

Saturday was a perfect day for the 5th Annual Eufaula Heritage Days celebration, which included lots of entertainment, arts and crafts and classic cars. Not to mention a...

Great American Cleanup Saturday

The annual Eufaula Posey Park neighborhood cleanup will be held Saturday, April 30, sponsored by Team Up to Clean Up. By showing a water bill and filling out a voucher,...

Golf carts stolen; reward offered

A reward is being offered for the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who stole two EZGO golf carts from ABS Golf Cars in the early morning hours of April 21....

SWIB Hosts Events to Promote Entrepreneurship

Last week, Stanford Women in Business, also known as SWIB hosted a series of presentations and events, introducing entrepreneurship opportunities to students throughout...

Governor Beshear Sends Bold, Consensus Pension Plan to the General Assembly

The Kentucky Public Pension Protection and Modernization Act is a bold, consensus plan that would help protect the retirement savings of Kentucky’s teachers, local...

Dozens of citizens attend Town Hall meeting

On Monday night the City of Fulton held a Town Hall meeting at the Pontotoc Community Center. The idea for the meeting was to have local citizens discuss what they would...

Kentucky Asks Health Care Providers to Be Alert for Possible Swine Flu Cases

FRANKFORT, Ky. “We are closely monitoring developments involving swine flu cases in the United States, Mexico and abroad,” said Public Health Commissioner William...