Library Friends donate street signs


Friends of the Webster County Public Library recently purchased new street signs giving directions to the library to be placed at the intersection of Fox Avenue and Highway 9 in Eupora. 

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Local among MSU apparel design class that customizes dresses

Apparel design instructor Caroline Kobia, (l-r) is pictured with some of her apparel design students who collaborated for Project Runway Kids, including De’Marquis Weaver of Greenwood, Katie Brown of Olive Branch, Octavia Lewis of Richland, Jesse Newton of Eupora, and Katja Walter of Germany.

By Allison Matthews
MSU University Relations

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Sixteen students in a Mississippi State University apparel design class delivered their final projects to the “clients” they were tailored for Saturday in Louisville, and the young girls receiving new dresses showcased them … Read more

Yard of the month



The Maben Home and Garden Club’s Yard of the Month Committee chose the Maben Public Library for the recipient of the December Yard of the Month sign. Shuff Landscape has planted pansies at

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Local retired educators meet December 3

By Sandra Dalton

On Dec. 3, the Local Retired Educators Personnel of Mississippi enjoyed their annual holiday meeting and meal at Our Friends Place in Houston.

President Sue Cooper welcomed everyone and introduced our district director, Carolyn Palmer, to everyone.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

On the Vocabulary Can Be Fun website I came upon a strategy of how to expand vocabulary. Divide your vocabulary into three groups. The first category has words you’re confident … Read more