Parsons to perform at FBC

From Press Reports Squire Parsons will be in concert at First Baptist Church in Eupora on July 28 at 7 p.m. Admission is free, but a love offering will be received for Parsons. A native of West Virginia, he was…

Anne Buys fares well in Outstanding Teen Pageant

From Press Reports Contestants of the Leaf Foundation fared well at the eight annual Miss Mississippi’s Outstanding Teen Pageant on June 9 in Vicksburg. Pearl River Valley’s Outstanding Teen Anne Elizabeth Buys of Vicksburg was selected as the overall physical…

Tomatoes, lemonade, figs at market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market MABEN — The tenth market day in Maben brought the threat of rain Saturday, but it did not deter the vendors or customers as many came to get their weekly supply of homegrown…

Maben Library displays salt, pepper shakers

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — Did you know? “The saltshaker and pepper shaker (or in the UK, salt and pepper pots) are condiment holders used in Western culture that are designed to allow diners to distribute edible…

Sapa Baptist honors ‘Mrs. Earlean’

By Carol Lancaster Sapa Baptist Church honored Earlean Bowen on May 13 for years of service and dedication to the church. Butch Jennings presented a plaque to Mrs. Bowen from her church family, and a bronze plaque hangs outside the…

Eupora native named MS Trooper of the Year

From Press, Staff Reports Each year, one state trooper is honored for exemplary work that goes above and beyond the call of duty. The Trooper of the Year is nominated by his/her peers and rewarded for exceptional valor, bravery and…