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Service lawnmower regularly during mowing season

Spring is here and homeowners are active in their landscapes refurbishing flowerbeds and fertilizing lawns.

The one activity that will be repeated over and over from now to late fall will be the weekly ritual of mowing the lawn. However, … Read more

Firemen’s night out

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A countywide firefighters meeting was May 7 at the Garan parking lot in Eupora. Presenters shared information about various types of firefighting equipment, such as nozzles, foam systems, extrication equipment and turnouts.

6th grades moving to high schools

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Eupora Elementary School students tour Eupora High School in preparation for moving to a new campus next school year.

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Webster County Schools’ sixth-grade classes are moving from elementary to high school campuses mainly to better implement a new system of student assessment, according to Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar.

He confirmed that … Read more

Maben veterans take part in Honor Flight

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Carpenter and Bishop visit the World War II Memorial in Washington.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

“If God had really intended men to fly, he’d have made it easier to get to the airport.”— George Winters

On April 23, one World War II veteran from Maben, one Vietnam War … Read more

Maben Farmers’ Market growing

Harris displays her beautiful pound cake.

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Saturday at the Maben Farmers’ Market the weather was perfect and the atmosphere was friendly.

A brand-new vender, Rubie Harris of Mathiston, sold cupcakes, pound cakes and homemade jellies. She promised to … Read more

Player in All-Star game has Mathiston ties

Sparks

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

Fifty of some of the best high school baseball players played in Busch Stadium on June 14, and this was the first year for the Illinois-Missouri All-Star Baseball Game to be played under … Read more

Sports notebook

Ole Miss Rebs

travel to N.C. St.

for NCAA Regional

The Ole Miss Rebels (37-22) learned their postseason fate on Monday morning and will travel to North Carolina State for an NCAA Regional, where the Rebels will open up post-season … Read more

MSU set to host NCAA Regional this weekend

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

 

STARKVILLE — Beginning on Friday, Mississippi State University will be hosting an NCAA Regional Baseball Tournament for the 12th time in school history.

Joining top-seeded MSU in the four-team tourney set for Dudy … Read more

East Webster’s Davis held MCC at nationals

From school reports

 

Meridian Community College women’s tennis team had their best finish as a Division I team earlier this month at the NJCAA women’s national tennis tournament in Tucson, Arizona.

Meridian’s women turned in an outstanding performance in … Read more

East Webster’s McKee to play in all-star game

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

A East Webster senior will be representing the Wolverines once again on Saturday in the D.M. Howie MHSAA All-Star Baseball game set for Smith-Wills Stadium.

Cody McKee of EWHS will take part … Read more