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Maben man pleads guilty to attempted abortion

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From Press & Staff Reports

 

A Maben man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to charges that include attempted abortion and aggravated assault, according to published reports.

The Starkville Daily News reported Sunday that John Jones, 31, of Maben … Read more

EES students of month

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These Eupora Elementary School students were chosen by their teachers as students of the month based on the character trait respect. (Front Row) Maddie McMullan, Hallie Johnston, Katie Power, Blakelyn Weeks, Olivia Frank, Dalton Murphy and Keshon Mullins, (2nd Row) … Read more

Wise-Reed Funeral Home has ribbon cutting

Willie Reed (front, center) does the honors at the ribbon cutting for Wise-Reed Funeral Home. Helping hold the ribbon are Bill Reed, Angela Reed, Mayor Dan Burchfield and Gail Reed.

From Press Reports

 

Willie and Angela Reed announce that they are the proud new owners of Wise Funeral Home, now to be known as Wise-Reed Funeral Home.

Both Willie and Angela are natives of Webster County with two daughters, … Read more

Cheerleaders to perform in Thanksgiving parades

Blaylock, Hodges, Brister, Wade and Littlejohn

From Press Reports

 

The 2013 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City will feature a performance by more than 700 cheerleading and dance team members representing Varsity Spirit.

This will be the 18th year that Varsity Spirit has … Read more

Blood Donation

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Junior Justin Lewis and senior Laci Jae Brown donate blood at Eupora High School. United Blood Services conducted a blood drive there on Nov. 14, setting up a bloodmobile by the band hall.

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U12 team go undefeated, U9’s lose heartbreaker 1-0

The MS Flood Futbol Club U9 and U12 girls took on soccer teams from Mississippi, Florida, Louisiana and Texas at the New Orleans Champions Cup tournament Nov. 9-10, with the U12 girls going undefeated against teams ranked in the Top … Read more

Books Bygone: May I introduce my friends?

By Marica Bernstein

 

I’ve always loved old books. Every now and again, when I wasn’t busy working or raising my family, I’d pick one up at a yard sale or junk store and tuck it away in my library … Read more

Jail Docket

Nov. 13

Michael Joe Welch, DOB 03-28-69, WM; SO7: suspended DL under implied consent.

Marcus D. Brown, DOB 08-29-85, BM, BM; suspended DL under implied consent.

April Weeks, DOB 05-12-83, WF; bond surrendered: bad checks.

Nov. 15

Johnathan Shaw, DOB … Read more

Thankful Together’ at storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith

Webster County Library

 

Ten energetic children attended the storytime at Webster County Library on Nov. 13.

Ms. Nicole led the group in their favorite songs before reading the story, “Thankful Together,” a story about all … Read more