Everest VBS



Randee Jernigan leads Bible Adventures at the 2015 Everest Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Church of Eupora. Only … Read more

Horse Park hosts diverse events

Rotary program chairman Russell Hood welcomes Miller and Traywick.

From Staff Reports

The Mississippi Horse Park hosts a number of diverse events each year and has a great economic impact, according to Executive Director Bricklee Miller.

Located at 869 E. Poorhouse Road outside Starkville, the Horse Park is a … Read more

Clegg biographer to speak at library


From Staff Reports

Ron Borne of Oxford, author of “Troutmouth: The Two Careers of Hugh Clegg,” will be the speaker at Friends of the Webster Library on Monday. The meeting begins at 11 a.m. at the Webster County Public Library … Read more

Mathiston FD awarded federal grant

From Press Reports

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) on Monday reported that 16 Mississippi fire departments, including Mathiston’s, will receive more than $1.4 million in Assistance to Firefighters Grants to enhance their operations and safety efforts.

Administered by the Federal … Read more

Brooks graduates from MC Law School


From press reports

Mississippi College School of Law in Jackson has announced that Brittany Fay Brooks of Starkville graduated summa cum laude with a juris doctor on May 15.

The daughter of John Sandiford Brooks of Mathiston and Betty Fay … Read more

Celebrating the 4th



Regions Bank celebrates the Fourth of July with cookies and lemonade for its customers. … Read more

Loyal subscriber celebrates her 90th birthday

Clara Collum Keller

For the WPT

Clara Collum Keller of Alexandria, Va., celebrated her 90th birthday on April 16.

Raised in Eupora, her father was a Collum and her mother was a Dean. She moved to the Washington area when she was 19 … Read more

Loyalty Day


Joe H. Morehead VFW Post 3806 and Ladies Auxiliary held its annual Loyalty Day banquet May 1. … Read more

Maben Summer Reading Program concludes

The children make animal puppets.

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

A special thanks to Lynn McCafferty who did our program June 30 at the Maben Public Library. She is a field technical assistant/trainer for the Early Years Network, a program of the Mississippi … Read more