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Gardening in small spaces no problem

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director Have you ever lamented the fact that you just don’t have enough ground space to garden like you want to? Well, don’t let that stop you. You can create a lush haven around…

Appropriation for WCSD offsets tornado costs

By state Rep. Joey Hood R-District 35 The 2012 regular session of the Mississippi Legislature was historic in many ways. As a result of the November general election, Republicans controlled not only the governor’s mansion, but also both chambers of…

Supporters feed the Eagles

From Staff Reports Eupora High football players were treated to a deer meat supper at the Community Center on May 10. Eagle supporters Tommy Gladney and Billy Blalack honored the senior players, and the 2012 eighth-grade, junior varsity and varsity…

Plymouth Tube recognizes honor roll seniors

Plymouth Tube Co. has honored a group of Eupora High School seniors who were on the third nine weeks A-A/B honor roll. Curt McDowell, general manager, along with Karen Walker, human resources manager, and Robert Zelinka, senior process engineer, of…

Sumners Foundation beneficiary of $50,000 gift

Regions Bank of Jackson, trustee for the Mr. and Mrs. E.H. Sumners Foundation, has reported that an anonymous gift of $50,000 was made to the foundation in early April. The donor was interested in giving back to the community and…

Faith Baptist shares in word and song

From Press Reports On most Wednesday mornings, Bro. Danny Woods and some of his congregation are visiting from room to room and sharing encouraging words in scripture and song with residents who need uplifting at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora. Then on the…

Calendar of Events

EWHS groundbreaking Groundbreaking for the new East Webster High School building at Cumberland will be May 18. The ceremony will be at 2 p.m. Art in the Garden Tickets are now available for tours of area gardens when the Starkville…

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: May 20, 1937 Need for Hogs in County According to R.T. Hobson, county agent, the recent survey made in this territory showed a total of 2,025 hogs on the 757 farms surveyed. This would place the total…

Maben Farmers’ Market gearing up for season

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market The Maben Farmers’ Market featured fresh fruit and vegetables brought by William Shaw on Saturday. Shaw promises to be in Maben every week with a good supply of beautiful produce. A new vendor…

The Maben Memorial Garden memorial June 3

By Terry Harpole MABEN — The sixth annual memorial for Maben Memorial Garden will be June 3 at 10:30 a.m. at Maben United Methodist Church. This cemetery is not a church cemetery, but a public cemetery, and until six years…