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Concert Saturday at Ackerman Baptist

The LeFevre and Joyful Noise quartets will be in concert at Ackerman Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. A love offering will be received. Call 552-7726 or 285-2962 for information. When you think of gospel music, LeFevre is a name…

New fall schedule for Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market MABEN — The Maben Farmers’ Market begins a new schedule for fall starting Saturday and continuing until Nov. 17, the Saturday before Thanksgiving. The new time to start selling will be 8 a.m.…

Rocking cat inspires Storytime

By Fran Smith, Librarian Webster County Public Library “Rocking in My School Shoes,” a book about Pete the Cat, was the inspiration for Storytime at Webster County Public Library on Sept. 26. This new book tells about Pete the Cat…

EES hosts Living Reptile Museum

From School Reports Eupora Elementary School hosted the annual Living Reptile Museum to grades K-6 on Sept. 2. The Living Reptile Museum is presented by Terry Vandeventer, an expert in the field of herpetology. The museum presents positive and factual…

Justice Court clerk Rotary speaker

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Justice Court Clerk Janice Brunty was guest speaker at the Sept. 25 meeting of the Eupora Rotary Club. She explained that Webster County Justice Court usually handles misdemeanor cases, such as traffic tickets, first-…

Tiger Scouts visit newspaper office

Press Reports Tiger Scouts from the local Webster County Cub Scouts toured The Webster Progress-Times on Sept. 25. These scouts learned about many processes in the publishing of this newspaper. News Editor Russell Hood took time to talk with the…

JOY Club learns about Old Greensboro

Liz Cummings entertained the crowd with a little history of Old Greensboro at the Sept. 25 JOY Club meeting at First Baptist Church in Eupora. Cummings shared from her great-grandfather’s journal that detailed his observations of the town, the famous…

Home, Garden Club reconvenes after hiatus

For the WPT MABEN — After a three month hiatus from club meetings, members were anxious to reconvene the civic and social affairs of the 50-year-old organization called the Maben Home and Garden Club. So on Sept. 18, the ladies…

Library hosting ‘Welcome to the Gang’

From Press Reports Mathiston Public Library will be hosting “Welcome to the Gang” story time sponsored by the Civic League of Mathiston. The stories and activities will be “Charlie Brown and the Great Pumpkin.” The fun will begin Oct. 23rd…

Civil War Round Table planned for October 9

The Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table will meet on October 9, at the Golden Triangle Planning & Development Bldg., 106 Miley Road, Starkville. Refreshments at 6:30. Meeting begins at 7 p.m. Pam Sanfilippo, NPS Historian, U. S. Grant National…