McMillian-Gilliland

Gene and Ann McMillian of Maben announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Michael Gilliland Jr., son of Mike and Tina Gilliland of Mathiston. The couple will exchange vows in a private ceremony surrounded by family on June 22.…

Time Capsules

75 Years Ago: June 16, 1938 C.T. Duke First Cotton Bloom Early Saturday morning, C.T. Duke, good farmer of the Peppertown community, brought to the Progress office the first cotton bloom of the 1938 season. Mr. Duke, already a subscriber…

Maben cemetery memorial well attended

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   The old expression “The best is yet to come” might have been the expression of many people in the Maben area, including the members of the board of Maben Memorial Garden, after the…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Sometimes I’m asked, “How long have you been doing Vaughan’s Vocabulary?” Actually, it’s been about 20 years. I originally did Vaughan’s Vocabulary when I was a radio personality. I gave…