Garden Club stocks up at MSU plant sale

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

STARKVILLE — In between rain showers, cold weather and the best-laid
plans, the ladies of the Maben Home and Garden Club caravanned to the
Mississippi State University Horticulture Club annual plant sale on
April … Read more

Calendar of Events

Benefit account
established for
Lollar family
A benefit account has been established at Regions Bank for the Johnny
Lollar family, which lost its home on Peppertown Road to fire April 15.
If you would like to help this family, tax-exempt … Read more

Story Hour all about food

By Mary Boutwell, Librarian
Maben Public Library

MABEN — Story Hour at the Maben Public Library on April 12 was
learning where our food comes from.

We had Kermit the Frog help us with a book titled “Ask Kermit, All… Read more

Award-winning video showcases region’s heritage

From Press, Staff Reports

A video completed in 2012 and produced by Palmtree Productions Inc.
of Tupelo in conjunction with the Mississippi Hills Heritage Area
Alliance has won awards in two separate competitions.

The 12½-minute video showcases the rich and … Read more

Rotary Club honors Hargrove

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club honored Eupora High School senior Jeanyetta
Hargrove as its Student of the Month on April 2. She chose Michael
Knight as Teacher of the Month.

Jeanyetta’s achievements include being a member of consecutive … Read more

Retired educators hear healthcare program

By Sandra Dalton

The local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met April 2 in
the Mathiston Public Library.

Representatives attending the state meeting in Jackson in March gave
an updated report on issues discussed.

Suggestions were then made as to … Read more

Friends speaker discusses genealogy

By Fran Smith
Webster County
Branch Librarian

Genealogy was the topic of conversation at the April monthly meeting
of Webster County Friends of the Library. After a business meeting,
Judy Shumpert introduced the speaker, Sheila Fondren.

Sheila told the audience … Read more

Storytimes feature Pete the Cat

By Fran Smith
Webster County
Branch Librarian

A new series of books is available for children at the Webster County
Public Library in Eupora. The main character of this series is Pete
the Cat. Ms. Bonnie read two of the … Read more