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Arbor Day at EWHS

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The Maben Home and Garden Club celebrated Arbor Day by planting a Little Gem Magnolia at East Webster High School. At EWHS are … Read more

Peppers present Maben Home, Garden Club program

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Jackie Christopher with her decorated birdhouse

“Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they (Matthew 6:26).”

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

“This … Read more

Spees joins NMHS

Shane Spees, a native of Tupelo, joined North Mississippi Health Services as president and chief executive officer on Jan. 2.

The organization’s community hospitals include… Read more

Road bill heading to conference committee

From Press & Staff Reports

A joint House-Senate conference committee is expected to form and negotiate a final version of HB 615, a bill that would, in part, designate a portion of Mississippi 9 in Choctaw County as the … Read more

Church news

Marriage Enrichment Weekend at Fellowship Baptist

A Marriage Enrichment Weekend will be… Read more

Consider beekeeping for fun and profit

By Marina D’Abreau Denny
Natural Resource Enterprises
MSU Extension Service

MISSISSIPPI STATE — If thoughts of keeping bees have been buzzing in your head, you’re not alone.

“Beekeeping can be a fascinating hobby, a profitable… Read more

Liberty UMC Report

From Liberty UMC

We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

Our church is remaining … Read more

Maben FBC hosting Passover Seder Meal

From Church Reports

First Baptist Church Maben is hosting a presentation of the Passover Seder Meal on April 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. The Passover Seder Meal is a Jewish ritual that marks the beginning of the … Read more

March is a good time to scout for deer

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

By the time hunting season ends, the last word many of us want to hear is “deer.” Yet, before the season starts it is the only thing on our minds. No one … Read more

City sales tax revenue down slightly

From Staff Reports

Eupora saw a slight decrease in sales tax collections during January.

The city reported $32,749 in sales tax for January, compared to $32,778 for the same month in 2013. Since the state fiscal year began July 1, … Read more