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Eupora High School is proud of Christiana Boren (r.), daughter of

Maben UMC planning fall revival Oct. 11-13

By Terry Harpole Maben United Methodist Church has finalized plans for its fall revival, which will be Oct. 11-13. This will be a return home for the visiting preacher, the Rev. Wesley Pepper, pastor of Coopers’ Chapel in Quitman. He…

DAR donates flag

COURTESY PHOTO At the Sept. 8 meeting of the Eupora Board of Aldermen, the Old Choctaw County Chapter,

Local Punt, Pass, Kick winners announced

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club The Maben Lions Club put on the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick contest on Sept. 12. Sixteen youngsters, mostly from East Webster Elementary and High schools, participated in the event on the East Webster main football…

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

From combined reports A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of…

Children enjoy ‘Big Red Apple’

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Our story Sept. 18 at the Maben Public Library was “The Big Red Apple” by Tony Johnston. A tree grew and was filled with big red apples. Then the wind came and blew…

HCC eLearning

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Program chairman Wanda Thomas welcomes guest speaker Tish Stewart to the Sept. 15 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club. Stewart is director of eLearning at Holmes Community College, which is a member of the Mississippi Virtual

Road Trips

East Webster High juniors and seniors recently visited local community colleges. Campus visits include a walking tour,

Eupora Lady Eagles take win over rival East Webster

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times After using a four-run fourth inning to build a 7-2 lead it looked like Eupora’s Lady Eagles were going to let a chance at victory over arch-rival East Webster slip away as the Lady…

Local on NEMCC football team

From Press Reports The Northeast Mississippi Community College football program is already one-third of the way through its 2015 season. The Tigers have home games remaining on Oct. 1 vs. Mississippi Delta Community College and on Oct. 8 against Itawamba…