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Lung cancer vigil Nov. 11

Patsy Freeman pfreemanwcj@gmail.com Winston County Journal Composer  662.773.6241 From Press Reports Mathiston will host a vigil locally as part of a national campaign to raise awareness for lung cancer on Nov. 11. Mathiston will join 125 communities across the nation…

Hospital Friends help with puppet project

Commitment to Caring is more than words. The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club and “Friends of the Hospital” met to make puppets for the NMMC-Eupora Hospital ER. “Friends of the Hospital” includes individuals of all ages who give of their…

Clifford saves day at Story Hour

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Oct. 26 started out a gloomy day but inside the Maben Public Library the noise level was rocking with laughing, talking, and giggling coming from the kids and parents who gathered for…

Calendar of Events

Benefit Saturday for Stewart VFD A benefit for the Stewart Volunteer Fire Department will be at noon Nov. 10. Chicken plates will be available for $7 (served with baked beans, slaw or chips, dessert and drink). Hamburger and hot dog…

Newton named new city clerk

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Aldermen on Tuesday named Gail Newton as Eupora’s new city clerk. She has been a deputy clerk employed by the Water Department since 2001. Newton will succeed City Clerk Lesa Hardin, who presented a…

OCC donations being accepted

For WPT The youth of First Baptist Church Eupora will have an Operation Christmas Child Packing Party at 6:30 p.m. following the Wednesday night meal Nov. 7. Boxes will be dedicated during worship services on Nov. 11 and delivered to…

General election set for Tuesday

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Only five days remain until Tuesday’s general election with the presidential race topping the ballot. Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 6, and Saturday is the last day an individual can…