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Presley plans ‘Rural Community Meeting’ in Maben

From Press Reports

Brandon Presley, Northern District public service commissioner (D- Nettleton), is planning a series of 2012 meetings across the Northern District to hear directly from ratepayers.

The “Rural Community Meeting” in Maben will be Aug. 30 at First … Read more

Why should I test my hay?

By Lisa Stewart Extension County Director Webster County

Since hay and other stored forages play a major role in winter- feeding programs, having the hay tested now will provide producers with adequate time to design a good feeding program that … Read more

{news] Calendar of Events

Outwalk Obesity The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club in conjunction with Pleasant Hill U.M. Church and other area churches will host their “Outwalk Obesity” on Aug. 20. It will begin at Larry’s Restaurant at 6 p.m. and conclude at West … Read more

Maben Library displays school decor

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — “School days, school days, dear old golden rule day, reading, ’riting, and ‘rithmetic, taught to the tune of a hickory stick.”

There was a time when school started in September and the … Read more

Customers enjoy cool morning at market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — A cool August morning sounds like a contradiction in terms, but that’s exactly what folks enjoyed last Saturday at the Maben Farmers’ Market.

Nellie Blade was busy selling chances on the … Read more

Fields to lead worship at Eupora FUMC

Special to the WPT

Maura McIntosh Fields thought she had faced the hardest challenges of her life a long time ago.

She had dealt with the sudden death of her first true love; she had survived a divorce as the … Read more