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McKibben to present piano recital

Mississippi College announces the junior piano recital for Mary Catherine McKibben. She is the daughter of Phillip and Daphne McKibben of Cumberland. This recital is a partial requirement for a bachelor of music degree in piano performance. McKibben will play…

Singing Churchmen in concert Monday

From Church Reports Making their debut performance in Eupora, the Mississippi Singing Churchmen will be in concert at 7 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church of Eupora. “We are very fortunate to be able to bring this talented group of…

Calendar of Events

Gospel singing The Gore Springs Community Center will host a gospel music jubilee at 6 p.m. April 13. Admission is $5. Featured performers will be Bobby Hawkins, Beyond Measure, Still Blessed and One Way Quartet. Benefit for Catherin Crutchfield A…

Teen cyclist injured in crash

From Staff Reports A 15-year-old was injured last week after he was hit by a car while riding his bicycle in Eupora. The accident happened about 7:20 p.m. Friday at highways 182 and 9 (Roane Avenue and Veterans Memorial Boulevard).…

Vandals target mailboxes in Maben

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Four residents, who all live on Second Avenue, had their mailboxes knocked over, knocked off, dented or destroyed the night of March 30. According to Allen Fulgham, the boxes were tampered with…

Eupora still in thick of state playoff hunt

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress Times To say Eupora’s next two baseball games are big ones would be just a little too obvious. After splitting a pair of district games earlier this week, the Eagles of EHS head to…

Keep eyes peeled for baby buzzards

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Years ago back when I taught young kids the rules and regulations of the English language; I covered a number of styles of poems. One such poem style was the Haiku: that…

School Board tables policy revision

From Staff Reports Webster County School Board members considered a revision to a district policy at their April 1 meeting. Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar recommended a revision to the “Special Programs for Gifted Students” policy, according to minutes of…

Business as usual for Maben P.O.

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Concerned citizens in the Maben Postal District met March 19 at the new Maben City Hall with Dana Amos, manager of post office operations in North Mississippi. Stephanie White, our postal support…