News

Church enjoys Souper Bowl lunch

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — On Sunday evening, Feb. 3, when most people were home watching the Super Bowl, the people of Maben Methodist Church were not left out.

Now under the pastorate of the Rev. Scarlett Shepperd, the Maben … Read more

Children enjoy Valentine Party, story

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — There is nothing like the promise of a party to bring out the mommas, dads and grandmothers for the Friday morning story hour at the Maben Public Library.

A grand total of … Read more

From School Reports

The East Webster winterguard “True Maroon” competed at the Mississippi Indoor Association’s Pearl show on Jan. 26.

The 24 girls competed with their show titled “Sunlight” and placed third in their class. The winterguard will compete at … Read more

Children make valentines at Story Hour in Maben

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library Children attending Story Hour at the Maben Public Library made valentines for their families on Feb. 1.

Our story was “Mouse’s First Valentine.” It showed all the pretty things needed to make a … Read more

EHS team attends Science Bowl

From School Reports

Eupora High School’s Science Bowl team attended the annual Science Bowl at the Mississippi University for Women on Jan. 25.

Competing with other schools from across the state, EHS students have the opportunity to apply concepts they … Read more

Maben volunteer firefighters newly reorganized

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

Did you know that George Washington was a volunteer firefighter in Alexandria, Va.? Did you know that in 1774, as a member of the Friendship Veterans Fire Engine Co., he bought a new fire … Read more

Nelons performing at Tomnolen Baptist

From Press Reports

The world-famous Nelons will be in concert at Tomnolen Baptist Church on Sunday starting at 10:30 a.m. The church is located 8 miles west of Eupora just off U.S. 82 on Greensboro Road.

With numerable awards including … Read more

D-WOW youth event upcoming at FBC Eupora

From Church Reports

Organizers say local youth are in for a lot of surprises as part of this year’s D-WOW Weekend event.

Set for Feb. 15-17, youth in seventh through twelfth-grades are encouraged to register for D-WOW for a weekend … Read more

Calendar of Events

Karaoke Night
Karaoke Night at the Gore Springs Community Center will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 15. Admission is $5.

Gospel Explosion
Gospel Explosion 2013 will be at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at the National Guard armory on Highway 182 … Read more