Club plants Arbor Day tree at WOES

DOTTIE DEWBERRY
Temple and Honors students at the Arbor Day planting on the WOES campus

From the Maben Home and Garden Club

STURGIS — The first American Arbor Day was originated in Nebraska City, Nebraska, by J. Sterling Morton.

On April 10, 1872, an estimated 1 million trees were planted in Nebraska. On April 15, … Read more

Correction: Class of 1972

The Eupora High School Class of 1972 had a get-back-acquainted lunch reunion Feb. 6 at the GP Central Service Grill. Those attending include (seated) Brenda Tumey Bell,

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Demolition continues

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Andy Cervantes uses an oxy-acetylene torch to cut through steel beams in the rubble of the Webster County Courthouse in Walthall.

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DECA takes home top honors in state competition

Corrina Windrick and Jessica Surma: first place Business Law & Ethics Team Decision Making Event

From School Reports

Webster County Career and Technology Center’s DECA student organization won high honors at the Mississippi DECA Career Development Conference.

Students secured two first-place awards, one second-place award and one third-place award at the conference in Jackson from … Read more

Lady Wolverines make strong run at returning to Jackson

East Webster’s Bailie Springfield (21) drives up court on a fast-break in a Jan. 26 game.

From school reports

Replacing six seniors and four starters from East Webster’s 31-1 miraculous, come-from-behind Class 2A State Girls Championship team was a tall task for the 2015-2016 Lady Wolverines.

To be specific 88 percent of the scoring and rebounding … Read more