News

Maben veterans take part in Honor Flight

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Carpenter and Bishop visit the World War II Memorial in Washington.

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

“If God had really intended men to fly, he’d have made it easier to get to the airport.”— George Winters

On April 23, one World War II veteran from Maben, one Vietnam War … Read more

Maben Farmers’ Market growing

Harris displays her beautiful pound cake.

By Jane Collins, Manager

Maben Farmers’ Market

 

Saturday at the Maben Farmers’ Market the weather was perfect and the atmosphere was friendly.

A brand-new vender, Rubie Harris of Mathiston, sold cupcakes, pound cakes and homemade jellies. She promised to … Read more

Player in All-Star game has Mathiston ties

Sparks

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

Fifty of some of the best high school baseball players played in Busch Stadium on June 14, and this was the first year for the Illinois-Missouri All-Star Baseball Game to be played under … Read more

Sports notebook

Ole Miss Rebs

travel to N.C. St.

for NCAA Regional

The Ole Miss Rebels (37-22) learned their postseason fate on Monday morning and will travel to North Carolina State for an NCAA Regional, where the Rebels will open up post-season … Read more

MSU set to host NCAA Regional this weekend

By Austin Bishop

Webster Progress Times

 

STARKVILLE — Beginning on Friday, Mississippi State University will be hosting an NCAA Regional Baseball Tournament for the 12th time in school history.

Joining top-seeded MSU in the four-team tourney set for Dudy … Read more

East Webster’s Davis held MCC at nationals

From school reports

 

Meridian Community College women’s tennis team had their best finish as a Division I team earlier this month at the NJCAA women’s national tennis tournament in Tucson, Arizona.

Meridian’s women turned in an outstanding performance in … Read more

East Webster’s McKee to play in all-star game

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress Times

 

A East Webster senior will be representing the Wolverines once again on Saturday in the D.M. Howie MHSAA All-Star Baseball game set for Smith-Wills Stadium.

Cody McKee of EWHS will take part … Read more

Obituaries

Anthony Lusk

May 18, 2013

Graveside services for Anthony Lane Lusk, 67, were May 25, 2013, at Milligan Springs Cemetery in Stewart with the Rev. Don Parish officiating.

He was born to the late Emmet Lusk and Laura Lewis in … Read more

Saturn: The Ringed Giant to be featured at Rainwater

From press reports

 

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant”. This presentation will be given on Friday, June 14, 2013, starting at 7:00 p.m. by … Read more

Mathiston Summer Reading Program planned

Mathiston Summer

Reading Program planned

 

The 2013 Summer Reading Program is every Monday in June at the Mathiston Public Library.

The program will be June 3, 10, 17 and 24 from 1-2:30 p.m. The theme is “Dig into Reading.” … Read more