Report offers digital divide insights

From Press & Staff Reports


Having access to and knowledge of digital devices and internet use opens up community economic development prospects, and a new report from the Mississippi State University Extension Service offers county-level insights.



The Intelligent … Read more

Maben Library storytime about sharing

By Librarian Mary Boutwell

Maben Public Library


The story at the Maben Public Library on Sept. 23 was about sharing and apples, “Little Mouse and the Big Red Apple.”

He was trying to get the apple to his house, a … Read more

Maben Home, Garden Club meets

From Club Reports


The Gala Gals of the Maben Home and Garden Club were full of exuberance and chatter as they kicked off the 2016-17 club year at the Trace-Way Restaurant in Mathiston on Sept. 20.

The room was … Read more

Jail Docket

Oct. 9

Charles Daniel Mitchell, DOB 08-10-94, WM; District 2 Constable Kilgore: malicious mischief and domestic/simple assault.

Oct. 10

Michael Sproles, DOB 12-04-74, WM; MDOC: probation violation.

Scott Doler, DOB 11-03-82, WM; MHP G22: DUI-1st.

Oct. 11

Daniel … Read more

Webster County farmers eligible for emergency loans

“Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers and operators are available through the Chickasaw County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” James A. Love, FSA farm loan manager, said Sept. 26.

According to Love, this authority is pursuant to Secretary of Agriculture … Read more