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Nelons performing at Tomnolen Baptist

From Press Reports

The world-famous Nelons will be in concert at Tomnolen Baptist Church on Sunday starting at 10:30 a.m. The church is located 8 miles west of Eupora just off U.S. 82 on Greensboro Road.

With numerable awards including … Read more

D-WOW youth event upcoming at FBC Eupora

From Church Reports

Organizers say local youth are in for a lot of surprises as part of this year’s D-WOW Weekend event.

Set for Feb. 15-17, youth in seventh through twelfth-grades are encouraged to register for D-WOW for a weekend … Read more

Calendar of Events

Karaoke Night
Karaoke Night at the Gore Springs Community Center will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 15. Admission is $5.

Gospel Explosion
Gospel Explosion 2013 will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at the National Guard armory on Highway 182 … Read more

Children enjoy story time at library

By Fran Smith
Branch Librarian

On each Wednesday at 10:30 a.m., the atmosphere at Webster County Public Library changes as children and parents come to take part in story time with Ms. Bonnie.

With an average of 15 children, all

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Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Feb. 17, 1938
Eupora Experiences New Building Boom
With several new buildings under construction, there is no evidence that Eupora or Euporans are suffering from what is said to be a “recession” in other parts of the … Read more

EFUMC youth sponsoring ‘Date Night’

From Church Reports

The Eupora First United Methodist Church youth are gearing up for another of their “Date Night” fundraisers scheduled for this Friday, Feb. 15, from 6-11 p.m. at the church.

It is for children age 2 and up. … Read more

4-H leader completes training event

From Press Reports

Rose Graham, leader of the Controllers General II 4-H Club of Maben, participated in a Starkville District UMC leadership training event.

The four hours of training was conducted Jan. 12 at Columbus First United Methodist Church. A … Read more

Oktibbeha County GOP meets in Maben

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — A Jan. 29 meeting at Maben City Hall could make some changes in the way Maben’s municipal elections are held.

Marnita Henderson, chair of the Oktibbeha County Republican Party, and Ricky Bishop, vice chair, came … Read more

MLK Day Parade held in Maben

From Press Reports

Residents from Maben, Starkville, Eupora, Oxford and Tennessee participated in the MLK Day “Insights from the Path Parade” in Maben on Jan. 21.

All you could see were horses, trucks and people singing, walking and talking from … Read more

MHGC plantings gift to Maben

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — On Feb. 11, the Maben Home and Garden Club finalized the plantings at the four-way stop on MS Highway 15 as its 50th anniversary gift to the town of Maben.

In keeping … Read more