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Maben storytime about Chrysanthemum

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By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

Storytime started out good Friday at the Maben Public Library. We had eight children to attend.

We read a story about Chrysanthemum, a little mouse who started school. She was picked on because … Read more

Calendar of Events – 09/16/15

EHS Alumni Association tent
The Eupora High School Alumni Association invites graduates of Eupora High to visit the alumni tent at the EHS Homecoming on Sept. 18 at Wofford Field.

Weight Watchers
Weight Watchers is starting a new class beginning … Read more

MSU falls just short against SEC rival LSU, 21-19

From school reports

STARKVILLE — No. 14 LSU (1-0, 1-0 SEC) beat No. 25 Mississippi State (1-1, 0-1) 21-19 on Saturday night in Starkville to open the 2015 Southeastern Conference season.

MSU’s senior quarterback Dak Prescott completed 34-of-52 passes for … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/16/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I encourage you to visit the website titled Reader’s Digest: Word Power. This web page provides vocabulary-building words from its “Word Power” column, audio pronunciations and techniques to help you … Read more

FBC Eupora to celebrate 125th Anniversary

By Gwen Sisson

It is the stuff life is made of, and for 125 years, the friends and families of First Baptist Church of Eupora have celebrated weddings and funerals, baby dedications, anniversary and birthday celebrations.

All of the special … Read more

Aldermen adopt FY 2016 budget

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen adopted the new city budget during its Sept. 8 meeting.

The budget for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2016, was adopted with no discussion other than City Clerk … Read more

Sow perennial flowers in the fall

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

Sow seeds of most perennial wildflowers, especially spring and early summer bloomers, in the fall from September through November.

They are naturally adapted to and benefit from fall rains and cold … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/16/15

Watch out for deer

The recent snap in cool weather has been a welcome change from the long, hot summer that’s typical of the Delta.

But as the temperatures drop and as deer hunting and mating seasons approach, that also … Read more