Church teens raising funds for trip

Mason Bock, Tate Stallings, Hunter Gilbreath, Youth Minister Cody Tyner (back), Weston Walls and Cason Pate help prepare carryout plates at Saturday’s barbecue chicken fundraiser at Maben FBC. Their next event is a fish fry this Sunday.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT


The teens of the Maben First Baptist Church are getting geared up and ready for summer camp in Pensacola, Fla., this coming June 16-20.

They participated in a … Read more

Puppets presented to Hospital

Friends of the Hospital and 20th Century Club members present handmade puppets to NMMC-Eupora’s Bob Jones, administrator, and Evelyn Easley, ER nurse manager.

From NMMC-Eupora


The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club members and the “Friends of the Hospital” worked together to make 475 handmade puppets… Read more

Students take field trip to WCBI

EHS journalism students Mary Kathryn Brister, Cyuan Lutzenberger, Jarques McBride, Tyler Jones, Brady Love and Kallie Stovall visit with Aundrea Self.

From School Reports


On Jan. 27, the students in Kris Parsons’ journalism class at Eupora High School traveled to Columbus to join WCBI’s Aundrea Self on “Mid-Morning with Aundrea.”

The students were part of… Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Feb. 9, 1939

Ditty-Wa-Ditty News:

Miss Mildred Cannon spent last week with … Read more

Webster County students listed on honor rolls

Five University of Mississippi students from Webster County are listed on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll and the Dean’s Honor Roll for the 2013 fall semester.

Chancellor’s Honor Roll students include … Read more

Sports schedules


Junior College Basketball

5:30/7:30  p.m. — Miss. Delta at East Mississippi

6 p.m. — East Central at Hinds

6/8 pm. — Holmes at Coahoma

Women’s Basketball

7 p.m. — … Read more


Christine Clardy

Jan. 30, 2014

Graveside services for Christine Clardy, 70, of Maben were Jan. 31, 2014, at Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston with the … Read more