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V’s grads

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Assembled are members of V’s Peace, Love and Happy Faces graduating class of 2014. V’s will be sending graduates to… Read more

ECCC Diamond Warriors Receiving Diplomas

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A “special” graduation ceremony was held for the above East Central Community College baseball players who were unable to attend the college’s 85th Commencement Saturday, May 10, 2014, due to their participating in the… Read more

Sampling of Fame

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KYVAN Foods owner and former NFL Tight End for the Falcons and Bengals, Reggie Kelly will be signing autographs, taking pictures, and giving … Read more

New business site

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TERRY HARPOLE

Workers clean the site in Maben for the future Dollar General to soon come to Maben, according to a town official. This is on the corner of … Read more

Spearman-Hunt

Amir Hunt / Susan Spearman

Mr. and Mrs. James Spearman Jr. of Eggville announce the engagement of their daughter, Susan Spearman, to Amir Hunt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hunt of Eupora.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of… Read more

Local dance student wins scholarships

Holly McCain

From Press Reports

Holly McCain, a 15-year-old student ballroom dancer at the Mississippi State University Ballroom Dance Club, has received the gold scholarship package from the Tupelo Dance Studio.
Holly is the daughter of Allen and Wilma Hoggle of the … Read more

More produce expected at Farmers’ Market

JANE COLLINS
Kay and Jim Henry from Greg's Produce in Longview

By Jane Collins, Manager
Maben Farmers’ Market

Saturday was downright cold for most of the morning at the Maben Farmers’ Market until the sun came out and warmed things up quite a bit.
The rain had stopped and the customers … Read more

Wedding – McClellan-Browning

Cayley McClellan / Nick Browning

Charles and Regina McClellan of Clarkson wish to announce the engagement of their daughter, Cayley Brooke McClellan to Nicholas Aaron Browning, son of Cliff and Lucretia Browning of Eupora.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of … Read more

MayFest celebrates Mathiston’s 125th birthday

TERRY HARPOLE

One of the many antique cars on hand

By Terry Harpole
For the WPT

MATHISTON — Many changes have taken place in Mathiston since the town was incorporated in 1890 with Mike Hikey as mayor, and Crow White, C.C. Crow and Henry Vaughan as alderman. These men would … Read more