Lodge pin presentation

8-20 Lodge pin presentation

The Aug. 14 meeting of the Mathiston/Double Springs #184 Lodge was a special night for Billy Wise, Leroy Atkins and Toney Vickery. They received … Read more

Rally Riders


Motorcyclists from The Rally in Sturgis stop by Maben businesses for refreshments and a break. Some of Saturday’s group was from Hickory Flat. The weekend motorcycle rally returned to Sturgis after three years of cancellation. Photo courtesy of TERRY HARPOLE… Read more

‘Wild about books’


Storytime at Webster County Library in Eupora began Aug. 13 after a summer break. Children were excited to start storytime with singing and dancing with… Read more

First Day

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The first day of classes at all Webster County schools was Aug. 7. At Eupora Elementary on the first day of school are third-grade-students Anna … Read more

Area sales tax revenues up

Eupora and Mathiston’s sales tax revenues were both up in June, according to MDR figures.
The city of Eupora reported $37,017 in sales tax collections for June, … Read more

School ad valorem requsest approved

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board has approved an ad valorem request to support the school district’s operational budget.
Board members did so Aug. 4, according to the minutes … Read more

Grow big bass in little ponds with proper planning

By Wes Neal
Associate Extension Professor, Fisheries
MSU Extension Service

Largemouth bass are one of the most popular sport fish in Mississippi, and many anglers chase these beasts on the Magnolia State’s medium to large reservoirs every day.
With a … Read more