Category: News

Maben Home, Garden Club officers installed

Officers Sylvia Templeton, president; Sandra Bishop, vice president; Dottie Dewberry, secretary; and Martha McMinn, treasurer

From Club Reports

The Maben Home and Garden Club ladies congregated at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mansfield, located on the Old Waverly golf course in West Point for the club year finale May 19.

Jim and Deb … Read more

Men suspects in Subway burglary

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By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A man who authorities believe helped break into a Eupora restaurant and steal thousands of dollars remains in custody following a burglary attempt in another town. Another man they identified as his possible accomplice … Read more

Farmers’ Market returns to Maben

Rubie Harris and her fried pies

By Ann Woodson, Representative
Maben Farmers’ Market

The Maben Farmers’ Market got off to a great start Saturday. The weather was beautiful and vendors started arriving early.

Even though the wet spring has delayed some of our gardens, there was … Read more

Storytime party

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Eleven happy and energetic children gathered at Webster County Public Library on May 20 for the last storytime before summer break. They visited, played on the computer, put puzzles together and checked out books before entering the meeting room … Read more

Eupora Lions Club hosts Presley

Presley addresses Eupora Lions.

From Press Reports

Brandon Presley, public service commissioner-Northern District, spoke to the Eupora Lions Club on May 18 at the noon luncheon. He spoke on Internet service and natural gas service availability to the rural public.

Presley was elected public … Read more

‘E-I-E-I Oops!’

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Eupora Elementary School kindergarten ended the school year with a successful program. … Read more

Plymouth Tube treats honor roll seniors

East Webster High School senior honor roll students

For the Progress-Times

Plymouth Tube Co.’s Eupora Mill catered lunches at East Webster High School and Eupora High School in May to recognize the 2015 A and B honor roll graduating seniors.… Read more

“Every Hero has a Story”

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Webster County Public Library kicked off its summer reading program, “Every Hero Has a Story,” on June 2 with a visit from the Eupora Fire Department. Ms. Pat greeted everyone and read “Firefighters-From A to Z.” … Read more

Pep rally held at WOCHS

Mrs. Allen from Sturgis, librarian, and students with free gifts to people who came

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — A large crowd of people attended a pep rally May 22 at West Oktibbeha County High School, formerly Maben High School.

The pep rally was held to show support for the old Maben Blue Devils, … Read more

PBS program winners

Fourth-grade winners

Eupora Elementary School held the second-semester PBS Program on May 14. Students earn Eagle Bucks throughout the semester, and these were drawn for … Read more