Month: October 2012

Library hosting ‘Welcome to the Gang’

From Press Reports

Mathiston Public Library will be hosting “Welcome to the Gang” story time sponsored by the Civic League of Mathiston.

The stories and activities will be “Charlie Brown and the Great Pumpkin.” The fun will begin Oct. 23rd … Read more

Civil War Round Table planned for October 9

The Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table will meet on October 9, at the Golden Triangle Planning & Development Bldg., 106 Miley Road, Starkville. Refreshments at 6:30. Meeting begins at 7 p.m. Pam Sanfilippo, NPS Historian, U. S. Grant National … Read more

Slowpitch season comes to a close

The Lady Wolverines finished their slowpitch season with a 7-2 over the Eupora Eagles last Thursday.

East Webster jumped on the scoreboard in the top of the third inning with two runs batted in.

But the Lady Eagles answered back … Read more

Calendar of Events

Forestry Equipment Show The Mid-South Forestry Equipment Show will be Oct. 5-6 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. each day at the Mississippi State University John W. Starr Memorial Forest. The forest is located eight miles south of Starkville on … Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Oct. 7, 1937 Japanese Beetles Not in Town The State Plant Board sent a field inspector to Eupora last week to check on the published statement in this paper that “Japanese Beetles were attacking Rev. Guinn’s Chinese … Read more

Dinosaurs, owls invade Story Hour

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — Going to the Story Hour on Friday morning at the Maben Public Library is the fun place to be. It is the place to listen to stories, to play with Play-Doh, to … Read more