Changing colors theme at Maben storytime

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library   We read two books Sept. 30 at the Maben Public Library: a science book, “Colorful Leaves,” and “A Color of His Own” by Leo Leonni. Both of these have to do with…

Fire chief visits Head Start

For The WPT   The children at Eupora Head Start enjoyed a visit from Eupora Fire Department Chief Mitch Jackson on Sept. 29. He shared with the children how to stay safe during a fire and demonstrated what a firefighter…

Obituaries

Linda Ann Childress Crowe Oct. 16, 2016 Services for Linda Ann Childress Crowe, 71, of Ackerman were Oct. 19, 2016, at South Union Methodist Church near Ackerman with the Rev. Kevin Yearber officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. She…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

I recently came upon “Why Improving Your Vocabulary Can Enhance Your Life.” The article pointed out that building a vocabulary can help you feel better about yourself because you will have a larger command of the language. Vocabulary is crucial…