News

Rescue seeks dog foster homes

By Terry Harpole
For the WPT

MATHISTON — Roger Caras once said, “ Dogs are not our whole life, but
they make our lives whole.”

Many people agree with this quote, including three women from the
Starkville area who are … Read more

Fraternity, Wright receive honors at MSU

From Press Reports

The Alpha Omicron Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. at
Mississippi University for Women received top honors at its 99th
annual state conference in Vicksburg.
The fraternity received Superior Chapter of the Year. In addition,… Read more

EHS students attend math competition

From School Reports

On Feb. 28, a group of math students from Eupora High School attended
math competition at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus.

This event, held annually, hosts schools from all over the state.
This year, EHS math … Read more

Eupora high school History students showcase knowledge

From School Reports

Sophomores in Amy Roberson’s world history classes at Eupora High
School have been studying the growth of American and European
prosperity during the mid- to late 1800s to the early 1900s.

Students learned about the increase in … Read more

Kilpatrick among arts contest winners

From Press Reports

Mississippi State University art students swept the competition at a
statewide arts contest.

At the Mississippi Collegiate Arts Competition in February, 1,052
entries from 10 universities were submitted for judging. Only 188
pieces were selected by juror … Read more

Maben Library celebrates Dr. Seuss’ birthday

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — “Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – Sept. 24, 1991) was an
American writer, poet and cartoonist most widely known for his
children’s books written under the pen name Dr. Seuss (Wikipedia).”… Read more

Drug arrest made at checkpoint

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A man arrested this weekend on a felony marijuana charge was already
wanted for failing to appear in court on a previous drug indictment.

Deputies Casey Henderson and Justin Brown made the arrest Saturday… Read more

Basketball league seeks city support

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Board of Aldermen is considering a request to support a
proposed church basketball league for men ages 18 and up.

Curtis Ford and Lamar Dumas, at the March 4 board meeting, said … Read more

3 vying for mayor in city of Eupora

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Three candidates qualified to run for Eupora mayor in this year’s
municipal elections.

Mayor Tommy Lott is seeking a third term, running as a Republican,
and previous mayoral candidate Lamar Dumas filed as a … Read more