News

Gordon, Dewberry substitute librarians in Maben

For the WPT

“In the nonstop tsunami of global information, librarians provide us with floaties and teach us to swim.” – Linton Weeks

For over 60 years the doors to the Maben Public Library have been open to the public, … Read more

EHS Homecoming Week

Arey Herard’s kindergarten class on Wild West Wednesday

Eupora Elementary students enjoyed dressing up during Homecoming Week (Sept. 8-12) and participating in the parade on Friday.… Read more

4th grade Top AR students

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Eupora Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Dawn Tabb rewarded her first three students who met their AR goal with $5 each. … Read more

Wedding – Wicha/Whitten

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Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Wicha of Walthall are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Nichole Wicha to Thomas Milton Whitten of Scobey, MS.

Ashley is the granddaughter of Geraldine Hays Brown of Eupora and the late Wilburn … Read more

‘I Am An Apple’

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Ms. Pat read “I Am An Apple” to the children at the Webster County Public Library on Sept. 10. … Read more

Letter to the editor – 9/17/14

Concerned about illegal immigrants

It has just came to my attention that Delta Electric out of Greenwood and Winona has hired illegal Mexican immigrants to work in the field.

I tried speaking to them while they were spraying weed poison … Read more

Heat-related illness always a danger

From NMMC-Eupora

Summer is winding down but high temperatures and humidity are still prevalent and can lead to heat-related illness.

The two main heat-related illnesses to watch for are heat exhaustion and heatstroke. Heat exhaustion happens when your body gets … Read more

Eupora Mayor warns of phone scam

From Staff Reports

Eupora Mayor Dan Burchfield wants the community to be aware of a possible phone fraud scam.

He said the source number is 876-458-1582 and that it comes from the island of Jamaica.… Read more

Statewide test results available for public viewing

From Press Results

Statewide test results for the 2014 Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition and the Subject Area Testing Program, Second Edition are now available to the public.

Passing rates for each public school district as well as for the … Read more

Time Capsules – 9/17/2014

Compiled by Laura Lucious from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Sept. 21, 1939

Gum Springs News:
Mr. and Mrs. Willie Strickland visited relatives at Mantee and Cross Roads Wednesday.

Mr. Dock Springer and family spent the weekend with parents and … Read more