Memorial dedication honors Mathiston vets

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Every member of the 1938 Mathiston football team served in World War II.

By Terry Harpole

MATHISTON — Mathiston First Baptist Church was host to a large crowd of people for dedication of the Mathiston Veterans Memorial.

This came about after Alderman Lavelle McAlpin and a committee of interested Mathiston people began planning … Read more

Mathiston’s Mulberry Festival full of fun

Mulberry Festival vendors and shoppers

By Betty Jeffcoats
President, Mathiston
Civic League

MATHISTON — The 2015 Mulberry Festival was full of fun in spite of the rain that was coming down in sheets. The festival was sponsored by the Mathiston Civic League.

Thank you to … Read more

East Webster alum Patterson once again honored

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From school reports

SCOOBA – For the second time in three weeks to begin the current hoops campaign, East Mississippi Community College freshman Quantesha Patterson has been selected the MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her two-game efforts … Read more

Conrad completes 100-mile endurance race

At the finish line of the Pinhoti 100-mile endurance race are competitor Mann Conrad; his wife, Mandy; and their children, Piper and Sawyer.

For the WPT

Mann Conrad of Starkville completed the Pinhoti 100-mile endurance race last month.

He is the son of Phillip and Paulette Lewis of Walthall and Terry Conrad of Ripley, Tennessee. He is the son-in-law of Tommy and Donna … Read more