Monthly Archives: June 2012

Miles presents piano recital

From Press Reports May 20 was a day of firsts and an opportunity to celebrate the past for Caden Miles. As a student of Jean Cooper, Caden, 10, participated that day in her first piano recital at the Choctaw County…

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Celebration of Health, Fitness and Nutrition, an intervention program at the West Oktibbeha County High School cafeteria, was enjoyed by a host of friends, family, neighbors, sponsors, leaders and other invited guests…

Shooting Sports team competes at district

By Jennifer Williams Family Consumer Science/4-H Agent Webster County The Webster County 4-H Bull’s Eye Buster Shooting Sports team was able to put its talents on showcase at the 2012 Northeast District Shooting Sports Competition on April 28 at the…

Rocking, rolling at the library

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Library The children who attended Story Time at Webster County Library on May 16 rocked and rolled with Ms. Pat and Ms. Dot and the puppets. “Shades,” the hip longhaired performer with sunshades, led…

Maben Library kicks off reading program

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — The Maben Public Library Summer Reading Program kicked off with 44 kids, 14 adults and three adults attending the program Tuesday morning. Pam Awad, a Mississippi State Extension program assistant, presented the…

Golden LivingCenter-Eupora thanks volunteers

By LaDonna Caffey Activity Director Certified GLC-Eupora Golden LivingCenter-Eupora celebrated National Volunteer Appreciation Week April 15-21. Thank you for sharing and caring and making our residents lives fulfilled. The heart and soul of America lives within its volunteers. Our country…

Top honor society includes local

From Press Reports The Mississippi State chapter of business education honor society Pi Omega Pi now is ranked No. 1 in the nation. The honor society’s purposes include the promotion of scholarship, service, and high ethical standards in business education,…

4-H club, leader earn awards

From Staff Reports The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club of Maben and Leader Rose Coffey received eight awards at the Maroon Volunteer Center and Volunteer Starkville’s 2012 Volunteer Awards Banquet. The banquet was April 24 at Mississippi State University’s Hunter…

Wilson returns from mission trip

From Press Reports Dr. Keenan Wilson is back on duty in the Emergency Department of North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora after spending time in Africa. Last July, Dr. Wilson took a six-month leave of absence from his job to take his…

Stewart named Miss Hospitality 2012

Karlee Stewart was named Webster County’s Miss Hospitality 2012 on April 21. She will represent Webster County in the Mississippi Miss Hospitality Pageant on July 27 and 28 at the Saenger Theater in downtown Hattiesburg. Karlee is the daughter of…