Sales tax revenue drops 6.3 percent

From Staff Reports City sales tax collections in September were down while those in Mathiston showed an increase over the same month a year earlier. Sales tax revenue collected in Eupora in September was $34,566. This represents a 6.3 percent…

Williams, Berryhill of East Webster honored by SDN

From Starkville Daily News One member of East Webster’s Lady Wolverine softball team can add another honor to her trophy case. First baseman Bailey Williams has recently been selected the Starkville Daily News All-Area Slow-Pitch Player of the Year. The…

Calendar of Events

Mathiston ‘Lighting in the Park’ The Civic League of Mathiston will be having a “Lighting in the Park” on Nov. 24 at 6:30 p.m. All area churches are invited to participate and bring their choirs/ praise groups to sing Christmas…

Miss Magnolia Pageant winners announced

From press reports The Miss Magnolia Pageant was Oct. 6 at East Webster High School. These are the division winners: Itty Bitty Photogenic: Aryanna Fonseca Magnolia Beauties: Aryanna Fonseca, Lolah Frost, Kristen Elinburg, Emma Kate Fancher Miss Itty Bitty Magnolia:…

Children have fun at Story Hour

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Around 10 o’clock mommas and kids started arriving for another fun time at the Maben Public Library on Friday. Fun to us is read a good book, do some water coloring and…

Lions Club conducts vision screening at EES

From School Reports Volunteers from the Eupora Lions Club conducted eye screening for first- through sixth-grade students at Eupora Elementary School on Oct. 16 and 17. Lions clubs have aided the blind and visually impaired for many years. The Eupora…