Obituaries – 03/16/2016

Ralph Edward Alderman, Jr.
March 8, 2016
The family of Ralph Edward Alderman Jr., 54, of Robinsonville will hold a private memorial service at a later date.

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A perfect fit

COURTESY PHOTO
Volunteers Sam Wilkes, Ross Harrison of Harrison Plumbing and Construction and Brian Perkins help remove the cross from the Wood College location. Austin Perkins was also assisting

Symbol of faith finds a new home

By Gwen Sisson

It has been a landmark in Webster County for many years, and now, the cross from Wood College has a new home at Mathiston United Methodist Church.

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Board, engineer discuss courthouse site

By Russell Hood
Webster Progress-Times

The Webster County Board of Supervisors and County Engineer Karl Grubbs reviewed preliminary drawings for the site of the new courthouse on Monday.

The courthouse will be constructed on the west side of Highway 9 … Read more

Children have fun at Maben storytime

Grayson Betts, and Andrew, Jonas and Rani Scrivener paint chameleons on Feb. 19.

By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

The Feb. 19 story at the Maben Public Library was about color. We read the story “A Color of His Own” by Leo Lionni.

It is a story about a chameleon who wanted … Read more