East Webster falls to Ackerman, 6-1

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

The East Webster Wolverines have seen their fair share of top-flight
pitching the last two games.

Colby Eaves, a member of the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s Dandy Dozen
baseball team, fired a one-hitter against the Wolverines … Read more

Keep eyes peeled for baby buzzards

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Years ago back when I taught young kids the rules and
regulations of the English language; I covered a number of styles of
poems. One such poem style was the Haiku: that … Read more

School Board tables policy revision

From Staff Reports

Webster County School Board members considered a revision to a
district policy at their April 1 meeting.

Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar recommended a revision to
the “Special Programs for Gifted Students” policy, according to
minutes of … Read more

Business as usual for Maben P.O.

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — Concerned citizens in the Maben Postal District met March 19
at the new Maben City Hall with Dana Amos, manager of post office
operations in North Mississippi.

Stephanie White, our postal support … Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
April 14, 1938
Chose Fortner Rotary Leader
C.P. Fortner, cashier of the Bank of Eupora and one of Eupora’s most
prominent young businessmen, was elected president of Eupora Rotary
Club at the regular luncheon Tuesday.

Since the … Read more

EMCC debuts Vaughan’s original play

From Press Reports

MAYHEW – East Mississippi Community College presented the debut
performance of “Interference,” a play by theatre instructor Don
Vaughan, on April 4 at the Lyceum auditorium, Golden Triangle campus.

Dr. Vaughan joined the EMCC faculty full time … Read more