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NMMC-Eupora provides hunter safety information

By Todd Shettles NMMC-Eupora

Hunting around here is a tradition. One that can be the most enjoyable experiences but can turn to the greatest heartbreak. If approached from a safety standpoint your hunting experience can be one of good memories … Read more

MDOC recognizes Modzelewski

From press reports

The Mississippi Department of Corrections has announced the July, August and September Region I Community Corrections employee award recipients for the third quarter of 2012.

Award recipients included Field Officer I Stanley Modzelewski of Maben, who received … Read more

Mathiston holds Veterans Day program

By Terry Harpole For the WPT

MATHISTON — In towns all across Mississippi and the nation, many Veterans Day programs were held Saturday as this year Nov. 11 fell on Sunday. The town of Mathiston, with a population of less … Read more

County to issue equipment bonds

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times WALTHALL — Webster County officials voted last week to issue bonds to pay for new tractors and mowers in each road district.

The Board of Supervisors passed a resolution Nov. 5 declaring its intention … Read more

District refinancing MAEP bonds

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County School District is refinancing bonds that were issued for capital improvements in order to save the school system money.

The county School Board adopted a resolution Oct. 9 for refinancing the … Read more

City seeks grant for airport hangars

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

The city is applying for a grant that would cover nearly the entire cost of constructing hangars at the Eupora Airport.

John Freeman of Calvert-Spradling Engineers met with the Eupora Board of Aldermen about … Read more

Rifle drawing Saturday at Farmers’ Market

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — On Saturday, which was a beautiful day, the crowd at Maben’s Farmers’ Market was just a little smaller than in the past weeks.

One reason might have been that it was Veterans Day weekend and … Read more

‘Leaf Man’ drifts into Story Hour

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — It was another beautiful day that the Lord has made Oct. 5 as the little children and the mommas and grandmommas gathered for the regular Friday morning Story Hour at the Maben … Read more

Maben High School alumni enjoy reunion

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — “But every memory of friendship shared, even for a short time, is a treasure, like sunshine and warmth in our lives, like a cool breeze on a humid day, like a shower … Read more

Shurlds remembers past in memoirs

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — What do you do after you retire? Well, you write a book about your life, your family and all the many things that you have lived through and have survived to tell … Read more