Monthly Archives: October 2013

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Oct. 20, 1938 Freak Corn Creates Interest In last week’s edition, a news story told of the finding if a twin-ear of corn by J.H. Vaughan of near Maben. Display…

Chicken tractor moves hens safely

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT   The adage “A picture is worth a thousand words” refers to the notion that a complex idea can be conveyed with just a single still image. Recently I was out and about the…

Book fair

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East Webster High School seniors Kayla Neal and Shelley Edwards promoted East Webster Elementary School’s Book Fair by visiting classrooms and passing out flyers. The theme this year is “Reading Oasis, A Cool Place to Discover Hot Books!” The book…

Firefighter visits

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Casey Henderson, firefighter in Grenada County and Walthall fire chief, spoke to Allison Embry’s first-grade classroom at Eupora Elementary School in September. He and Embry’s student intern, Christina Coleman, are gathered with the students.

World Harvest holds women’s conference

“For His Glory” worships in dance to “It’s Working.”

From Church Reports   World Harvest Outreach Ministries held its first women’s conference on Sept. 28. Guest speakers were Minister Cycelia Matthews, Kingdom Vision International Church, Columbus, and Anne Booth Ross, Women’s Jail Ministries, Eupora. The theme for this year’s…

Library Friends will host Duncan

Dr. Joe Duncan.

From Press Reports   Dr. Joe L. Duncan, local veterinarian, will be the featured speaker at the monthly Friends of the Library meeting at the Webster Public Library in Eupora. The program will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct.…

Ashley Tutor paying her dues

By Don Pounds For the WPT   Anyone in the entertainment business will tell you nothing comes easy and becoming a star isn’t cheap. I am working with three young entertainers who are aiming for the big time. Ashley Tutor…

Excalibur to perform at Main Street Block Party

By Karen Ray Associate Minister & Worship Leader World Harvest   Eddie James’ worship and dance team, Excalibur, will perform at the Main Street Block Party hosted by World Harvest Outreach Ministries in Eupora at 6 p.m. Oct. 19. Recording…

Students of the month

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These Eupora Elementary School students were chosen by their teachers as students of the month based on the character trait obedience: (First Row) Kailey Wynne, Joseph Kitchens, Callie Campbell, Eliza Boatman, Jackson Buss, Allie Avery, (Second Row) Jacob Fulgham, Tyson…