From school reports
The Holmes Community College Bulldogs broke a three-game losing streak here Monday afternoon with an impressive 80-66 win over Baton Rouge Community College, who had defeated the Bulldogs earlier in the season.
With the win, the … Read more
By Marica Bernstein
My library contains a lot of old books by Great Thinkers addressing life’s most profound questions. What does it mean to flourish as a human being? How can we believe in a benevolent God in the … Read more
By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library
On Jan. 8, children gathered for the first storytime in 2014.
Despite the frigid weather all arrived eager to hear Ms. Nicole read “ The Hat” by Jan Brett, a story about … Read more
By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT
The Maben Public Library kicked off the year with the reading of “The Gingerbread Baby” and the creation of a gingerbread house complete with edible decorations and a stuffed gingerbread baby during Story … Read more
The world-famous Nelons of Dallas, Ga., will be in concert at First Baptist Church of Eupora at 6 p.m. Saturday. Their numerable awards and accolades include three Grammy nominations and six Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. A love offering will … Read more
By Amanda McBride
Crossroads Baptist Church of Mathiston was destroyed after an early-morning fire on Jan. 7.
The church is located in northern Choctaw County at 580 Crossroads Church Road.
The Mathiston Fire Department responded to the … Read more