Church teens raising funds for trip

Mason Bock, Tate Stallings, Hunter Gilbreath, Youth Minister Cody Tyner (back), Weston Walls and Cason Pate help prepare carryout plates at Saturday’s barbecue chicken fundraiser at Maben FBC. Their next event is a fish fry this Sunday.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT


The teens of the Maben First Baptist Church are getting geared up and ready for summer camp in Pensacola, Fla., this coming June 16-20.

They participated in a

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EOC hosts Emergency Telecommunicators Course

Jackson demonstrates police call classification.

From Press Reports


The Webster County Emergency Operations Center (911) hosted another National Academy of Emergency Dispatch, Emergency Course on Jan. 11, 12, 25 and 26.

On Jan. 12, students from Webster, Choctaw and Chickasaw counties took a classroom … Read more

Puppets presented to Hospital

Friends of the Hospital and 20th Century Club members present handmade puppets to NMMC-Eupora’s Bob Jones, administrator, and Evelyn Easley, ER nurse manager.

From NMMC-Eupora


The GFWC/MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club members and the “Friends of the Hospital” worked together to make 475 handmade puppets

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Students take field trip to WCBI

EHS journalism students Mary Kathryn Brister, Cyuan Lutzenberger, Jarques McBride, Tyler Jones, Brady Love and Kallie Stovall visit with Aundrea Self.

From School Reports


On Jan. 27, the students in Kris Parsons’ journalism class at Eupora High School traveled to Columbus to join WCBI’s Aundrea Self on “Mid-Morning with Aundrea.”

The students were part of

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Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

Feb. 9, 1939

Ditty-Wa-Ditty News:

Miss Mildred Cannon spent last week with

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