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Maben Library displays music boxes

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — Kathy Lollar has graciously loaned the Maben Public Library more than 50 of her music boxes to be put on display for public viewing.

Kathy says that she has been collecting for … Read more

Churches feed SYATP participants

From Church Reports

Eupora High School students gathered at the school flagpole early Sept. 26 to join students from around the nation for a time of prayer as part of the national “See You at the Pole” event.

First Baptist … Read more

Pint-size entrepreneur sells bracelets

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MATHISTON — Little Miss Bailey Powell arrived with her table and chair, trifold bulletin board, tackle-toolbox complete with money and set up at the front gate ready for business at the Ninth Annual Tractor-Truck … Read more

Maben church honors Margaret Holland

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — Sept. 23 was a full day at Maben Methodist Church, with the Methodist Men’s meeting and a dinner given to honor and remember Margaret Holland, one of the many faithful members of the church.

Miss … Read more

School Board has closed sessions

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members met in executive sessions twice in the same week last month, records show.

The first session was during the board’s second regular monthly meeting on Sept. 11 and the next was … Read more

Main Street pep rally tonight

From School Reports

The Eupora High School cheerleaders will host a Main Street pep rally tonight.

The festivities begin at 5 p.m. with businesses holding extra-long hours for discount shopping. The businesses participating are Amazing Grace, The Lazy Lizard, Eupora … Read more

EHS to honor senior Eagles

From Staff Reports

Senior recognition will be at 6 p.m. Friday at Wofford Field before the Eupora-Ackerman football game.

These senior members of the football team, cheerleader squad and band at Eupora High School will be recognized:

• Football: Savon … Read more

Nick enjoys trip to Tupelo Fair

By Terry Harpole For the WPT

When the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves were playing Sebastopol in Maben for Homecoming on Oct. 12, people were probably wondering where one fan was.

That fan was Nicky Ray Lewis, who most people here and … Read more

Cemetery holds stories of interest

By Terry Harpole For the WPT

A person can be driving many places, maybe only pleasure driving or even on their way somewhere, and will be driving by some hidden, unknown or forgotten cemetery.

These cemeteries might be the burial … Read more

Calendar of Events

Mister and Miss Mathiston Pageant The Civic League of Mathiston will be having its premier Mister and Miss Mathiston beauty pageant on Oct. 13 beginning at 6 p.m. at Bennett Hall on the Wood College campus.

Children 5 and younger … Read more