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
By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT
MABEN — Southern Things, covering a multitude of stuff, has opened in the old Shuffield Building on Bell-Schoolhouse Road.
Mary Frances Alexander, manager/operator, has relocated from the nearly new business in the Mill at … Read more
East Webster Elementary School Reading Fair winners are:… Read more
From press reports
Louisville, MS, February 2, 2015 – Brian Sims (R), Louisville, is announcing his candidacy for the 35th District Mississippi House of Representatives, which includes several communities across Winston, Choctaw, Webster and Attala Counties. The office is currently … Read more
By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library
Well, it was definitely cold enough to snow Jan. 23. Maybe we will see some snow soon. When it does snow, we will be ready to build our snowman.
Our story that morning … Read more
Eupora Elementary School students of the Month who were chosen by their teachers based on the character trait integrity include… Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Many of the old favorites are coming back this year, but organizers for the 2015 Starkville Farm Toy Show said there is always room for new “friends.”
“Our show is open to anyone with any type of … Read more