From School Reports
East Webster High School cheerleaders competed in the MHSAA State Cheerleading Competition on Dec. 14.
They competed in Small Non-tumbling Division I against 11 other teams. The girls performed well and brought home another state championship … Read more
By Library Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library
Dec. 20 was our Christmas party at the Maben Public Library during story hour. We had a small crowd but lots of messy fun was had by all.
Our story was “Asleep … Read more
From Press, Staff Reports
A Webster County native has been named interim head of the Mississippi State University Police Department.
“The MSU Police Department is being led by Interim Chief Kenneth Spencer and that leadership will continue as the … Read more
Eupora Elementary was the recent recipient of a $500 ExxonMobil Education Alliance Grant. EES was nominated by Johnson Oil Co. in Ackerman. Jo Johnson, representing Johnson Oil, presents the check to Trey Rolison, EES principal.
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From School Reports
On Dec.13, the East Webster dance team traveled to Jackson to compete in the MHSAA Dance State Championships.
The dance team competed in Small Varsity Pom Division I. The 12 schools in its division ranged from … Read more
From Cub Scouts Pack 30
Local Scouts and leaders of Pack 30 have come together to do a little service within the community.
Twenty-one Scouts and five leaders put together 72 fruit bags and passed them out at the … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
Dec. 29, 1938
Maben Cheese Plant Opens Jan. 3
Formal opening of the Vick Cheese Co. plant here will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 3 with a public inspection of … Read more
Dec. 21, 2013
Graveside services for Linda Loniece Fulgham Cohen, 73, of Social Circle, Ga., were Dec. 23, 2013, at Double Springs Baptist Church.
She was born in Oktibbeha County to the late Preston Franklin and … Read more
By Dan Burchfield
Mayor, City of Eupora
At this time of year, we should all look back at our lives and give thanks for the many blessings we have been afforded. As your public servant, I have tried in … Read more
The Miss Magnolia Pageant was held Nov. 23 at East Webster High School. These are the winners from each category:
Magnolia Beauties: Grace Jones, Karlie Mitchell and Isabel Baxter; Little Miss Magnolia: Kinsley Reed; Miss Photogenic: Mattie Adams; Magnolia … Read more