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Gospel singing

A gospel singing will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Stewart Fire Department on Highway 82.

Performing will be Souled Out of Sturgis, Revelations of Pontotoc and the Pounders Family of Olive Branch. Admission is love … Read more

Main Street Forest Products reaches out

By Terry Harpole

For the WPT

 

MABEN — Some people have said, “Out of any small town can come something good,” and the small town of Maben is no exception to this.

More than 20 years ago, Maben Manufacturing, … Read more

Sports Schedule

THURSDAY, AUG. 22

Prep Softball

6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at East Webster

6 p.m. — Eupora at Louisville

6:30 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater

Prep Volleyball

5 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County

Junior High Football

5:30/6:30 p.m. — … Read more

Church News

 

OCC yard sale

The annual yard sale to benefit Operation Christmas Child will be Aug. 23 and 24 starting at 7 a.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church in Mathiston. The church is located at 2335 Old Trace Road.

The sale … Read more

UM Men’s award recipient

For the past 15 years, the United Methodist Men of Liberty UMC in Eupora has given a scholarship to a minority senior at Eupora High School with a high GPA. On Aug. 4, Kallejah Evans was presented with this award Read more

Sapa Baptist honors Bland

From Sapa Baptist Church

 

On Aug. 11, Sapa Baptist Church honored the Rev. Hugh Bland with an “appreciation reception.” The congregation, friends and family had a wonderful afternoon of fellowship with Bro. Hugh and his lovely daughter, Clair.

In … Read more

Jail Docket

Aug. 13

Dewayne H. Vaughn, DOB 09-02-69, WM; SO2: warrant for simple assault.

Hillary Bergeron, DOB 04-01-93,WF; Eupora 11: warrant for Eupora PD and Webster SO.

James M. Johnson Jr., DOB 08-26-81, WM; SO7: possession of marijuana in a motor … Read more

Local Scout earns 2nd religion badge

From Press Reports

 

DJ Carpenter of Mathiston worked hard to complete the requirements for his second religion badge, God and Family.

In January 2012 the Rev. Larry Halford awarded DJ with his second religion badge. Bro. Larry and DJ … Read more