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Eupora FBC David Jeremiah: Dr. David Jeremiah will be at the BancorpSouth Center in Tupelo on April 25 and FBC Eupora plans to take a bus to the free event. Anyone who would like to attend should call the church…

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Brunswick stew fundraiser set The Clarkson-Fame Volunteer Fire Department will be having another Brunswick stew fundraiser to raise money for purchase of equipment and maintenance of the department. The fundraiser will be Feb. 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Donations of…

EES wing named after Jones, Foard

From Staff Reports A wing of Eupora Elementary School has been named in memory of two former principals at the school. Approval was given at the Jan. 15 meeting of the Webster County School Board. Minutes reflect that President Bobby…

Threadgill Maben Methodist Men’s speaker

By Terry Harpole MABEN — Maben Methodist Church had a kind of special homecoming Jan. 27. The speaker for the men’s breakfast meeting was the Rev. Jim Threadgill, who is no stranger to this community. It was back in 1998,…

Students at EHS get hands-on learning

From School Reports Students in Tyler Gray’s Anatomy and Physiology class at Eupora High School performed a blood typing lab on Jan. 11 The students used samples marked W-X-Y-Z. They then added proteins A, B and RH into each different…

Story hour features winter books

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Even if the weather was slightly overcast, it did not keep the kids from coming to the Friday morning story hour at the Maben Public Library on Jan. 25. Ms. Mary chose…

Sales tax revenue down in county

From Staff Reports November sales tax collections were down from the same month a year earlier in Eupora and Mathiston, according to the latest Mississippi Department of Revenue report. Eupora’s November sales tax revenues were $34,531, a 2.12 percent decrease…

Sales tax revenue down in county

From Staff Reports November sales tax collections were down from the same month a year earlier in Eupora and Mathiston, according to the latest Mississippi Department of Revenue report. Eupora’s November sales tax revenues were $34,531, a 2.12 percent decrease…

Supervisors deal with recovery process

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Supervisors have met nearly every business day since the Jan. 17 fire that gutted the Webster County Courthouse in Walthall to handle matters concerning the recovery process. Tuesday was the only day they have…