News

Bank of Mantee open house planned for Saturday

From Press Reports

David Hill, Bank of Mantee, and John Herrod Jr., Bank of Okolona,
invite the public to an open house at the Bank of Mantee in Mantee on
Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. until noon.

The planned … Read more

East Webster HS wins food drive contest

From Press Reports

Filling the local food pantry is especially hard during the holiday
season. The Webster County Extension office takes part in the
northeast area Food for Families collection. This is part of the TV
station out of Tupelo. … Read more

McKibben to present piano recital

Mississippi College announces the junior piano recital for Mary
Catherine McKibben.

She is the daughter of Phillip and Daphne McKibben of Cumberland.
This recital is a partial requirement for a bachelor of music degree
in piano performance.

McKibben will play … Read more

Singing Churchmen in concert Monday

From Church Reports

Making their debut performance in Eupora, the Mississippi Singing
Churchmen will be in concert at 7 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church
of Eupora.

“We are very fortunate to be able to bring this talented group of… Read more

Calendar of Events

Gospel singing
The Gore Springs Community Center will host a gospel music jubilee at
6 p.m. April 13. Admission is $5.
Featured performers will be Bobby Hawkins, Beyond Measure, Still
Blessed and One Way Quartet.

Benefit for Catherin Crutchfield
A … Read more

Teen cyclist injured in crash

From Staff Reports

A 15-year-old was injured last week after he was hit by a car while
riding his bicycle in Eupora.

The accident happened about 7:20 p.m. Friday at highways 182 and 9
(Roane Avenue and Veterans Memorial Boulevard).… Read more

Vandals target mailboxes in Maben

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Four residents, who all live on Second Avenue, had their
mailboxes knocked over, knocked off, dented or destroyed the night of
March 30.

According to Allen Fulgham, the boxes were tampered with … Read more

Eupora still in thick of state playoff hunt

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

To say Eupora’s next two baseball games are big ones would be just a
little too obvious.

After splitting a pair of district games earlier this week, the
Eagles of EHS head to … Read more

Keep eyes peeled for baby buzzards

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Years ago back when I taught young kids the rules and
regulations of the English language; I covered a number of styles of
poems. One such poem style was the Haiku: that … Read more

School Board tables policy revision

From Staff Reports

Webster County School Board members considered a revision to a
district policy at their April 1 meeting.

Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar recommended a revision to
the “Special Programs for Gifted Students” policy, according to
minutes of … Read more