From the Mathiston Civic League
MayFest in the Mathiston Park will begin Friday from 6:30-10 p.m. and continue Saturday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Come celebrate with us and learn more about how our town, originally 80 acres and three residents, has grown into the thriving community it is.
The festivities Friday night will be highlighting Mathiston’s 125th birthday (1889-2014). Originally “Mathis Town,” named for owner W.G. “Bill” Mathis, revolved around the railroad and mail delivery. The young and old would