News

Story Hour about colors, animals

Caden Makamson paints her chameleon.

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

The Maben Public Library Story Hour may have been short on kids May 16 but it was long on fun. Ms. Mary chose to read “A Color of His Own” by Leo Lionni, which … Read more

Church News

MAD Youth Conference

The second MAD (“Making a Difference”) Youth Conference will be June 20-21 at the Winona National Guard Armory.
Mount Moriah M.B. Church of Winona and other community leaders are hosting… Read more

‘Road to Life 6” blood drive Friday

From Press Reports

Life is a journey fraught with detours and roadblocks like illnesses and injuries. Sometimes they become life-threatening – they turn into more than a bump in the road. Blood donors don’t take these “road hazards” away, they … Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Mary Ann Copeland, in the book Soap Opera History shares an anecdote about something that happened to Gloria Monty (1921-2006), the director of The Secret Storm. For a period during … Read more

Calendar of Events

Prairie Opportunity public hearing

Prairie Opportunity Inc. Community Action Agency will conduct a public hearing on… Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
June 22, 1939

Peery’s Novel Will Be Released Sept. 6

“Stark Summer,” a novel written by James Robert Peery and placed with Harper & Brothers last year, will be on … Read more

Camp for aspiring sports writers set for July 26

From staff reports

Those interested in learning to write sports for a hobby or profession or how to have their sports photographs published are invited to take part in a sports writing/sports photography camp that will be held at three … Read more

911 calls

June 9

7:48 a.m., locked vehicle, East Roane Avenue; Eupora PD responds.
8:45 a.m., alarm, … Read more