Club plants Arbor Day tree at WOES

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,…

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,

Demolition continues

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

DECA takes home top honors in state competition

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…