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DECA students place at conference

DECA students (front) Jessica Surma, Bailey Stacy, Malakia Kuhn, (back) Corrina Windrick, Joseph McKee and Haley Pate.

From School Reports

 

On Jan. 15, members of the Webster County Career and Technology Center’s DECA student organization competed in the DECA District II Career Development Conference in Olive … Read more

Arrest made in school flag theft

From Press & Staff Reports

 

Authorities have made an arrest in connection with the theft of the flag from East Webster High School.

The American flag was stolen from the school the night of Jan. 25. Surveillance video provided … Read more

EOC hosts Emergency Telecommunicators Course

Jackson demonstrates police call classification.

From Press Reports

 

The Webster County Emergency Operations Center (911) hosted another National Academy of Emergency Dispatch, Emergency Course on Jan. 11, 12, 25 and 26.

On Jan. 12, students from Webster, Choctaw and Chickasaw counties took a classroom … Read more

Church teens raising funds for trip

Mason Bock, Tate Stallings, Hunter Gilbreath, Youth Minister Cody Tyner (back), Weston Walls and Cason Pate help prepare carryout plates at Saturday’s barbecue chicken fundraiser at Maben FBC. Their next event is a fish fry this Sunday.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

The teens of the Maben First Baptist Church are getting geared up and ready for summer camp in Pensacola, Fla., this coming June 16-20.

They participated in a … Read more

Puppets presented to Hospital

Friends of the Hospital and 20th Century Club members present handmade puppets to NMMC-Eupora’s Bob Jones, administrator, and Evelyn Easley, ER nurse manager.

From NMMC-Eupora

 

The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club members and the “Friends of the Hospital” worked together to make 475 handmade puppets… Read more

Students take field trip to WCBI

EHS journalism students Mary Kathryn Brister, Cyuan Lutzenberger, Jarques McBride, Tyler Jones, Brady Love and Kallie Stovall visit with Aundrea Self.

From School Reports

 

On Jan. 27, the students in Kris Parsons’ journalism class at Eupora High School traveled to Columbus to join WCBI’s Aundrea Self on “Mid-Morning with Aundrea.”

The students were part of… Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Feb. 9, 1939

Ditty-Wa-Ditty News:

Miss Mildred Cannon spent last week with … Read more

Webster County students listed on honor rolls

Five University of Mississippi students from Webster County are listed on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll and the Dean’s Honor Roll for the 2013 fall semester.

Chancellor’s Honor Roll students include … Read more