Category: News

Mullberry Festival draws large crowd despite rain


Mathiston Civic League members Janie Carroll and Pattie Christopher at the registration table

By Terry Harpole

MATHISTON — On Oct. 31, which began as a slow rain and then turned into a heavy downpour, the spirits of many people never got low at the Mulberry Festival.

This festival is a project of the … Read more

Maben trick-or-treating


Children had lots of fun trick-or-treating on Main Street Maben on Oct. 30. … Read more

Lake outing

Residents from Golden Living Center-Eupora … Read more

Mantee Depot renovation underway

Renovation of the Mantee Depot is underway.

For the WPT

It’s resurrection day in Mantee! Sept. 9 was the first day of the renovation of Mantee’s railroad depot.
In 1904 the Mobile Jackson, referred to as MJ and Kansas City Railroad, was built through the community. According … Read more

Funeral home welcomes new staff at Wise Reed

Elton Dorroh, Willie Reed and Bill Reed

Submitted by Wise Reed Funeral Home

Wise Reed Funeral Home is proud to welcome Elton and Diane Dorroh to its staff. Each of them provides a warm, friendly smile during times of need.… Read more

Trail of Faith


Tyler Smith makes his way through Eupora on Maddie “Mad-Cap” Blaylock en route from northeast Louisiana to Washington. … Read more

Clinic hosts trick-or-treaters


Providers and staff at Eupora Pediatric Clinic provided candy for some early trick-or-treaters the day before Halloween.… Read more

Vigil to raise awareness of lung cancer 


By Chelle F. Stephenson
For the WPT

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and if you want to help make profound change for lung cancer – the time is now!

We will be hosting a Shine a Light on Lung … Read more

Rotary honors Student of the Month

Teresa Whitaker and Taylor South

From Staff Reports

Taylor South is the Eupora Rotary Club’s Student of the Month for November. She chose Teresa Whitaker as Teacher of the Month. They were honored at the club’s Nov. 3 luncheon.… Read more