Month: May 2014

Wedding – McCarter-Johnson

Jodie and Cindy McCarter of Mantee are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelsey McCarter, to Hunter Johnson, son of Andy and Kathy Johnson of Maben. The bride elect is the maternal granddaughter of

East Webster finishes season ranked in C-L’s Top 15

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times Two weeks ago the Lady Wolverines of East Webster swept Taylorsville 3-2 and 12-2 to claim their second consecutive MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Championship. Now they have been recognized by a statewide…

Children hear ‘The Tiny Seed’

“All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today.” By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT In celebration of Mother’s Day, which was May 11, the little children at the Maben Public Library story hour on May…

Sepaugh, Young receive Phi Theta Kappa honors

From Press Reports Phi Theta Kappa honor society at East Mississippi Community College closed the 2013-14 school year with a number of awards and recognitions at regional and international conferences. The highest honors went to EMCC Golden Triangle campus sophomore…

Maben Library sets Summer Reading Program

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Science is the theme this summer at Maben Public Library. We will kick off our Summer Reading Program, “Fizz, Boom, Read!” on June 10 from 10-11 a.m. with Edwin Faughn from French Camp’s…

EES students of the month

These Eupora Elementary School students were chosen by their homeroom teachers for exemplifying the characteristics of perseverance that were discussed in their classroom guidance lessons. May Students of the Month are:

Pride of Eupora Spring Concert

Pride of Eupora band members performed solo and ensemble arrangements at First United Methodist Church of Eupora on May 4. Despite the threat of bad weather, Eupora Beginner, Junior High and High School bands held

Youth starts website to cover X-Games Austin

From Press Reports Change is in the air and on the web for the Austin X Games. Hayden Reed McCarter Oswalt is an avid sports fan, writer and photographer, and is a seventh-grader at Dalmstrom Middle School in the Hays…

Mitchell: Eupora will return to state championship series

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times While he admitted his Eagles may have been a little overwhelmed by the atmosphere at Trustmark Park in Pearl for the MHSAA State Baseball Championships last week, head coach Brad Mitchell was quick to…

Local to serve as missionary to Africa

By Gwen Sisson For Emily Russell, the summer mission trip to Africa is “a great opportunity to reach out to those who don’t know the good news of Jesus Christ.” Russell has been appointed through the Mississippi Baptist Student Union…