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: … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

EES rewards students for state test scores

From School Reports

Eupora Elementary School students scoring Advanced or Proficient in both areas of Language and Math on the MCT2 test in the spring of 2012 were treated to a pizza reward party at Whites Creek Lake on Oct. … Read more

1st Mathiston pageant great success

For the WPT

The Civic League of Mathiston is proud of the 40 contestants that participated in the first Mister and Miss Mathiston pageant on Oct. 13.

Bennett Hall at Wood College/East Webster High was filled with parents, grandparents, aunts, … Read more

MPL displays Santa Clauses

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — “Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas and simply ‘Santa,” is a figure with legendary, historical and folkloric origins who, in many western cultures, is said to bring gifts to … Read more