By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club
On Oct. 20 the Maben Lions Club sponsored the ninth annual NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition at the West Oktibbeha High School football field in Maben.
Thirty students participated in seven age … Read more
Residents of Golden LivingCenter-Eupora are “Going back to School,” Bible School, which was an all-weeklong event in August.
Volunteers Ann Cole, Tim and Lorna Patterson, Holly Parker and Valerie Ellison, all from Clarkson Baptist Church, helped out with … Read more
By Steve Diffey
For The Progress Times
GOODMAN — The Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers scored 21 points in the fourth quarter to pull off a 28-14 over the Holmes Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night.
With the loss, the … Read more
9:25 a.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
9:30 a.m., MVA, highways 15 and 50, Maben; Maben FD, Webster SO, MHP respond.
9:34 a.m., medical, Hwy. 82, Tomnolen; EMS, Tomnolen FD.… Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Revival is for “everybody who needs it,” said the Rev. Travis Gray of First Baptist Church of Eupora.
“Revival gives the lost person an opportunity to be saved and it provides the saved person with an opportunity … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
Oct. 12, 1939
Mrs. Donna Stewart visited last Saturday with Mrs. J.V. Wilson.
Miss Fleming was a weekend guest with Miss Myrtle Oswalt.… Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this Fall season called “Exploring Fall Skies!” This presentation will be given on Friday, October 10, 2014 starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and solar astronomer, … Read more
By James L. Cummins
This year National Wildlife Refuge Week will be observed during the week of Oct. 12-18. If you have never visited a refuge before, this would be a great time to plan to go.
The National Wildlife … Read more
From Press Reports
Eupora Medical Clinic wants area residents to beat the flu by getting a $25 flu shot.
Influenza is a viral infection that can lead to a much more serious illness, and the flu shot is recommended for … Read more
Free trade bills hurt our nation
In his Oct. 1 letter (“Time to vent”, Gene Lyles of Stewart correctly stated that President Clinton is responsible for signing the bill creating the “Free Trade” bill – NAFTA — which hurt this … Read more