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EHS Class of ’64 plans reunion

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For the WPT Eupora High School’s Class of 1964 is having its 50th-anniversary class reunion May 23-25 in Eupora. Highlighting the weekend will be open house at the school from 1-3 p.m. on May 24. All classes of

‘Art in the Park’ upcoming in Eupora

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From Press Reports Webster County Extension Service, the city of Eupora and the T. K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability invite the public to “Art in the Park” from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. April 25 in the city park adjacent…

FFA team places 1st in state contest

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From School Reports Team members of the FFA student leadership organization won first place in the Ag Technology and Mechanical Systems contest at the state FFA competition at Mississippi State University on April 4. The team includes

Bank of Kilmichael awards MSU scholarship

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From Press Reports The Bank of Kilmichael is proud to announce that Cayley McClellan is the winner of its annual scholarship to the College of Business at Mississippi State University. Each year, the Bank of Kilmichael offers a

Rock Eupora

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COURTESY PHOTO Mississippi State University student Clayton Waller will release his debut album, “Blanks,” under the moniker Rock Eupora on April 29. A release show is that night

Church has Palm Sunday service

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By Terry Harpole For the WPT It was quite a difference in being on the streets of Jerusalem and in Maben Methodist Church this past Sunday, April 13, but the pastor and members did the same thing in the annual observance of…

Lenten luncheon

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GWEN SISSON The Rev. Rochelle Minor of Liberty UMC of Eupora shared an inspiring message of the works of love as

‘100 Bunnies’

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To celebrate the Easter season, children heard “I Can Count 100 Bunnies And So Can You!” by Cyndy Szekeres during storytime at Webster County Public Library on April 9. After Ms. Joyce entertained

Week recognizes public safety dispatchers

Webster County 911 dispatchers include Peggy Stuckey, Charity Silver, Libby Brand, Jimmy McLemore (911 director), Amy Broadhead and Tiana O’Briant. Lacey Broadhead and Tom Booth are also dispatchers.

From Press Reports April 13-19 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. “Our 911 dispatchers in Webster County train very hard to provide everyone with professional assistance,” stated 911 Director Jimmy McLemore. “No matter what your emergency is, the 911 dispatcher is the…

Relay for Life luminarias available

The American Cancer Society and people throughout the United States are committed to winning the battle against cancer. Join people throughout Webster County to help in the fight against this dreaded disease by making a donation of $10 for a…