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School district partners with Dore

From Staff Reports The Webster County School District board has approved partnership with a company to help students overcome learning problems through a program of physical exercises. Representatives from Dore made a presentation to the School Board on March 6…

Calendar of Events

Account set up for Cindy Beam A bank account has been set up for Cindy Beam of Mathiston to help with her medical bills. She was injured in a wreck March 12, and is unable to work and has no…

Calendar of Events

Account set up for Cindy Beam A bank account has been set up for Cindy Beam of Mathiston to help with her medical bills. She was injured in a wreck March 12, and is unable to work and has no…

Phi Beta Sigma honors Wright

From Press Reports The Alpha Omicron Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. at Mississippi University for Women received top honors at its 98th annual state conference in Gulfport. The fraternity received Superior Chapter of the Year and Highest…

Phi Beta Sigma honors Wright

From Press Reports The Alpha Omicron Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. at Mississippi University for Women received top honors at its 98th annual state conference in Gulfport. The fraternity received Superior Chapter of the Year and Highest…

‘Easter Eggs Everywhere’ at library

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Friday morning popped up pretty and bright, and a bunch of tiny tots popped up pretty and bright for the Story Hour at the Maben Public Library on March 23. Since it…

‘Easter Eggs Everywhere’ at library

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Friday morning popped up pretty and bright, and a bunch of tiny tots popped up pretty and bright for the Story Hour at the Maben Public Library on March 23. Since it…

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 1, 1937 Another Beer Vote Probable Conceding that the election held in Webster County on Nov. 3 which purported to exclude the sale of beer and wine was probably illegal, T.W. Scott, local attorney and dry…

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 1, 1937 Another Beer Vote Probable Conceding that the election held in Webster County on Nov. 3 which purported to exclude the sale of beer and wine was probably illegal, T.W. Scott, local attorney and dry…

Morton named 2nd Team All-Region

From Staff Reports Head Women’s Basketball Coach Chuck Winkelman and junior forward/ center Shante Morton of Millsaps College were honored March 13 as they earned accolades from the D3hoops.com All-Region Team. Winkelman was named the South’s Coach of the Year…