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Eupora high school History students showcase knowledge

From School Reports

Sophomores in Amy Roberson’s world history classes at Eupora High
School have been studying the growth of American and European
prosperity during the mid- to late 1800s to the early 1900s.

Students learned about the increase in … Read more

Kilpatrick among arts contest winners

From Press Reports

Mississippi State University art students swept the competition at a
statewide arts contest.

At the Mississippi Collegiate Arts Competition in February, 1,052
entries from 10 universities were submitted for judging. Only 188
pieces were selected by juror … Read more

Maben Library celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — “Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – Sept. 24, 1991) was an
American writer, poet and cartoonist most widely known for his
children’s books written under the pen name Dr. Seuss (Wikipedia).”… Read more

Drug arrest made at checkpoint

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A man arrested this weekend on a felony marijuana charge was already
wanted for failing to appear in court on a previous drug indictment.

Deputies Casey Henderson and Justin Brown made the arrest Saturday… Read more

Basketball league seeks city support

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen is considering a request to support a
proposed church basketball league for men ages 18 and up.

Curtis Ford and Lamar Dumas, at the March 4 board meeting, said … Read more

3 vying for mayor in city of Eupora

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Three candidates qualified to run for Eupora mayor in this year’s
municipal elections.

Mayor Tommy Lott is seeking a third term, running as a Republican,
and previous mayoral candidate Lamar Dumas filed as a … Read more

Fulgham wows club with floral designs

From Press Reports

“A single rose can be my garden … a single friend, my world.” — Leo
Buscaglia

MABEN — The grand old historic home of the late Laura Thomas was the
setting for the February meeting of the … Read more

Calendar of Events

City testing
storm sirens
The city of Eupora is testing its severe weather sirens each Saturday
at noon through the month of April.
The duration of the tests will be about two-three minutes. The sirens
will not be tested if … Read more

Cotton speaker for MMM

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — William Cotton was speaker at Maben Methodist Men’s breakfast
meeting on Feb. 24, which included the ladies of the church.

The meeting, at which the speaker was supposed to have been the Rev.
Andy Parrish, … Read more