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Hood, Hollenhead, McKibben win races

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Jimmy Hood will take office as the newest member of the Webster County School Board in January following his win in District 3 Tuesday.

Hood garnered 584 votes (62 percent) in defeating opponent Naioma … Read more

Wijewardane addresses retired educators

By Opal Vickers

The local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met for its regular meeting in the Mathiston Public Library on Oct. 3.

Charlotte Ray gave an inspiring devotion on how there is always change except for God, who is … Read more

Local author’s book signing Saturday

From Press Reports

First-time author Whitney Yarber White will have a book signing from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Murphy Drug and Gifts in Eupora.

White, of Eupora, will be available to sign copies of her book “Don’t Swallow the … Read more

Author returns with new novel

From Press Reports

Joe Lee, a Brandon resident who grew up in Starkville and graduated from Mississippi State University, will sign copies of his brand-new suspense thriller, “Last Chance Texaco” (Dogwood Press, 2012), at the Webster County Public Library at … Read more

Mathiston ‘Lighting in the Park’ set

The Civic League of Mathiston will be having a “Lighting in the Park” on Nov. 24 at 6:30 p.m.

All area churches are invited to participate and bring their choirs/ praise groups to sing Christmas carols. Any church that would … Read more

Little things bring smiles

“Grant that we may realize it is the little things that create differences, “ a part of the Eupora 20th Century Club Collect, is demonstrated by club members and “Friends of the Hospital.”

The individuals in the accompanying photo hope … Read more

Volunteers have fun helping others

There was a job for everyone.

Caring individuals in the community have joined with the GFEW/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club to help add cotton to make stuffed animals that will be given to children treated in the emergency room at … Read more

Boy Scout citrus, apply sale begins

From BSA Troop 30

Troop 30 has started its fall citrus sale that will last through the month of November.

Delivery of the citrus is scheduled for Dec. 9 or 12. Don’t miss out on this delicious fruit just in … Read more

Lung cancer vigil Nov. 11

Patsy Freeman
Winston County Journal
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From Press Reports
Mathiston will host a vigil locally as part of a national campaign to raise awareness for lung cancer on Nov. 11.
Mathiston will join 125 communities across the nation … Read more

Hospital Friends help with puppet project

Commitment to Caring is more than words.

The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club and “Friends of the Hospital” met to make puppets for the NMMC-Eupora Hospital ER.

“Friends of the Hospital” includes individuals of all ages who give of their … Read more