By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club
MABEN — Kristi Johnson, director of the Webster County Baptist Association’s Food Ministry in Eupora, spoke to the Maben Lions Club on Jan. 27.
She reported that the Food Bank gives out between … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Pam Simmons described the program as “a creative opportunity for senior adults to stay active while helping the children and youth who are struggling in school to stay focused.”
And to help launch the new Wednesday night … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Ansell Ltd. has officially notified the city that it intends to close its Eupora glove plant on June 30, impacting nearly 70 employees.
“It is a bad thing,” Mayor Dan Burchfield told the Eupora … Read more
From Press Reports
Brett Bailey of Mathiston and Addison Horne from Ackerman recently served as pages for the Mississippi House of Representatives.
Pages generally run errands for officials and House staff. Rep. Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) sponsored their visit.
Brett is … Read more
Certified Public Accountant Anita Goodrum of Watkins, Ward and Stafford (l.) … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
This year’s Webster County Disciple Now guest speaker, Walt Barnes, said he is praying that D-Now is “an awesome time of social and spiritual growth.”
“D-Now is always special because it is a time where members of … Read more
J.B. Woods of Stewart recently celebrated his approaching retirement from Kansas City Southern Railway with a fish fry dinner at Mike Anderson Restaurant in Gonzales, La. … Read more
Special to the Progress-Times
MABEN — Over 100 participants from various churches and organizations participated in the third MLK Day Parade on Jan. 19.
Participants were waiting patiently at West Oktibbeha County High School as Sgt. William Ford escorted the … Read more
By Terry Harpole
MABEN — The Souper Bowl of Caring began 25 years ago with a simple prayer from a single youth group.
The words of that prayer were, “Lord, even as we enjoy the Super Bowl football game, help … Read more
James and LaDonna Caffey… Read more