Month: September 2012

Extended season at Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — The Maben Farmers’ Market is a fun place to be on Saturday mornings. You will find friendly vendors and volunteers to greet you, lively music to entertain you, and great bargains … Read more

Peewee football teams play in Maben

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — If the people in the Maben-Mathiston area missed out seeing football action on Aug. 24, they had a chance to make up for it Aug. 25.

Four peewee football teams were playing that Saturday on … Read more

Eupora Eagles 3-0; flying high for next matchup

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Eagles traveled to Winona last Friday to take on the Class 3A Tigers.

The Eagles were looking for a second consecutive defeat over Winona this year similar to their 34-27 victory over … Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Sept. 9, 1937 Salt Creek News: Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Pogue and children, Russell, Earlene and Bonnie Jean of Ackerman spent Sunday with their son and brother, Mr. Noel Pogue.

Mr. J.T. Cooper spent Sunday morning with … Read more

Lions conduct eye screening at EWE

From School Reports

Volunteers from the Maben Lions Club conducted eye screening for first- through sixth-grade students at East Webster Elementary School on Aug. 22.

Lions clubs have aided the blind and visually impaired for many years. The Maben Lions … Read more

Maben Library’s Story Hour resumes

For the WPT

After a long hot, dry, wet, windy, you-name-it summer, time is drawing near for the Maben Public Library to resume its Friday morning Story Hour with Ms. Mary and Ms. Dottie.

Children aged 3 to 6 are … Read more