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Randy Hall Edwards

Dec. 13, 2013

Services for Randy Hall Edwards, 58, of Ackerman were Dec. 16, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Rob Faulk officiating. Burial was in Bluff Springs Baptist Church Cemetery near Eupora.… Read more

EMCC, Yokohama hosting information sessions

From Press Reports

 

East Mississippi Community College will host two information sessions Saturday at its Golden Triangle campus regarding future job opportunities at Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi.

The sessions will begin at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and are … Read more

Lady Wolverines improve to 8-1 with tourney sweep

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The East Webster High School girls basketball team stretched its winning streak out to seven games with a pair of victories at the Charger Invitational in Ackerman last week.

The Lady Wolverines took … Read more

Woodmen event

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Woodmen of the World Chapter 94 in Eupora hosted a Milk and Cookies with Santa event. Everyone enjoyed milk and cookies with Santa and Mrs. Claus. A chapter representative stated, “Thank you to everyone who came out to this event. … Read more

Rotary Student of the Month

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Eupora High School senior Walter Meek is the Eupora Rotary Club’s Student of the Month for December. At right is his father and Teacher of the Month, Buck Meek. Walter has played football four years and baseball three, and is … Read more

Animal anomaly

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Dr. Joe Duncan of Duncan Veterinary Clinic shows a deceased calf that was born with six legs — two of which were coming out of its neck. The calf, which Duncan said was most likely born dead, was found the … Read more

Story hour features Christmas book

Ms. Mary reads to Khloei Earley.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

The Maben Public Library, all decorated for Christmas, had its regular Friday morning story hour Dec. 6 with Ms. Mary reading “Merry Christmas, Little Mouse” to the children.

The story was about a … Read more

EWES students of the month

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November Students of the Month at East Webster Elementary School are (front row) Anna McHann, Jasie Rae Flora, Bailey Aaron, (second row) Isaac Adams, Thomas Gregg, Caden Coble, Tate Garton, (third row) Christopher McCain, Keegan Worrells, Gus Mosley, Hunter Baddley, … Read more

Storytime reindeer

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Santas of all sizes have arrived at the Webster County Public Library ready for everyone to come and visit. Children dressed in reindeer hats enjoyed storytime on Dec. 4 as Ms. Nicole read “The Reindeer Afraid to Fly,” a story … Read more

Maben store busy on Black Friday

Contreras (r.) waits on customers.

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

Many people were up early Nov. 29 driving to neighboring towns to find bargains at many Black Friday sales.

Swank on Main, formerly The Hair Pen beauty shop, on Main Street across from … Read more