Education notes

Locals among MSU graduates Mississippi State University has announced graduates from Webster County for the 2013 spring term. They are: • Eupora: Sarah Alldread, College of Education, bachelor of science; Keri Canterbury, Bagley College of Engineering, BS; 
Erika Cooksey, College of Ag. &…

Obituaries

Pauline Earnest June 5, 2013 A memorial service for Pauline Earnest, 90 of Eupora, will be at 2 p.m. June 30, 2013, at Hebron Baptist Church in Eupora. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The daughter of the late…

Calendar of Events & Church News

Gore Reunion The 33st annual Gore Family Reunion will be June 29 at the Springhill School House located on Highway 404. Registration will begin at 10 a.m., including review of family memorabilia and genealogy. Please bring any pictures and information…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary A song I played quite often on my radio show was “Ah Leah” by Donnie Iris. I recently did a search for that 1981 hit and came upon a live…

Lowe addresses Maben Methodist Men

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   The Rev. Franklin Lowe was guest speaker for the men’s breakfast meeting June 23 at Maben Methodist Church. He spoke after President Heath Ivy gave a short report about his attending the Mississippi…

FSA issues foreign buyers notification

From press reports   The USDA Farm Service Agency county executive director reminds Webster County producers that the Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act requires all foreign owners of U.S. agricultural land to report their holdings to the secretary of agriculture.…