Church hosts ‘Miles for Missions’

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

“In running, it doesn’t matter if you come in first, in the middle of the pack, or last. You can say ‘I have finished.’ There is a lot of satisfaction in that.” ~ Fred … Read more

Children enjoy Christmas tree story

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library

MABEN — We had a small but lively group for Story Hour at the Maben Public Library last Friday.

The kids listened attentively to the story “The Biggest, Most Beautiful Christmas Tree.” The … Read more

Calendar of Events

Maben Christmas Parade The town of Maben will have its 2012 Christmas parade at 6 p.m. Dec. 6. The theme of the parade is “Joy to the World.” For more information call City Hall at 263-4212.

Ackerman Christmas Parade The … Read more

Eupora Eagles journey ends after great season

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

Although their third trip in school history to Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson did not go as hoped for, the Eupora Eagles can be proud of their remarkable 2012 high school football season.… Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Dec. 9, 1937 Pre-Holiday Sales in Full Swing We firmly believe that Eupora merchants are drawing shoppers from greater distances during these days of several pre-holiday sales than ever before in the business history of the town. … Read more

Volunteers know

By Gwen Sisson For the WPT

As a shoebox donor from First Baptist Church of Eupora said, “If you make a child happy, you have done something good.”

Faye Dewberry of FBC Mathiston said she is committed to Operation Christmas … Read more