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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…

Shoppers brave cold at Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market MABEN — Once again Wanda and Sam Gray of Eupora came to the Maben market Saturday to sell shelled paperhull pecan halves from this year’s crop. To add to her offerings Wanda had…

EWHS supports good cause during Homecoming

By Shelley Rae Edwards Student Council Reporter East Webster High School East Webster had an exciting Homecoming week Oct. 8-12. The Student Council sponsored a display board contest and a daily spirit day contest. The Homecoming Theme was “Wolverines with…