Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: July 10, 1941

Bluff Creek News:

Mr. Reuben Williams spent the night Thursday with Mr. Claudie Snyder.

Mr. Sammie Bryant spent the night Wednesday with Mr. Charlie Bland.

Mrs. Lula … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I have another quiz of a variety of vocabulary-building words for you in this week’s Vaughan’s Vocabulary. See how well you do. The quiz begins with a word that I … Read more

EPD Report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during June:

Speeding, six; no driver’s license-expired, one; no driver’s license-no motorcycle endorsement, one; suspended driver’s license, one; no proof of liability insurance, two; expired tag, one; careless driving, two; improper passing, one; … Read more

1946 Class Reunion

The Eupora High School Class of 1946 met June 4 to celebrate it 70th reunion. They met at the House of Memories in Tomnolen. The classmates along with their families came together for a wonderful time of reminiscence followed by … Read more

State champs


The Mathiston Bench Mobb 9-year-old Dizzy Dean All-Stars won the East State Tournament at McKee Park in Starkville on July 3. The team defeated Caledonia 16-1 and fell to Starkville 8-7 on June 30, defeated … Read more

Concert upcoming

Concert07-13Waymon Fields and the Singing Bryants from Millport, Alabama, will be in concert at Maben United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. July 30. A love offering will be taken. Fields (r.) sang many years on WCBI-TV with the McAdams Quartet.… Read more

PN ceremony

The Holmes Community College Practical Nursing Department on the Grenada Campus held its 2016 pinning ceremony June 17 in the Corey Forum on the Grenada campus. Webster County residents receiving their pins were Laura Fonseca and Kayla Nichols.Pinning07-06Read more

Maben says goodbye to ‘Good Buddy’

By Terry Harpole

The people in the Maben area will never forget one day in October 2015 when all the world seemed to stand still.

Word spread fast that Nicky Ray “Nick” Lewis, while riding his three-wheel bike, had been … Read more

New vendors at Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins

Maben Farmers’ Market

Two new vendors, both of Mathiston, came to the Maben Farmers’ Market on Saturday offering watermelons and canned goods.

Henry Flora and two of his grandsons, Campbell and Carter, came bearing a truckload of … Read more