New vendor at Maben Farmers’ Market

PHOTOS BY JANE COLLINS
Sisters Susie Yeatman and Mary Yeatman Kornegay of Self Creek Road near Maben came to the market with lots of homegrown red and green tomatoes, garlic, watermelons, house and yard plants, and beautiful canned tomatoes and salsa.

By Jane Collins, Manager
Maben Farmers’ Market

The Maben Farmers’ Market is open every Saturday morning from 7:30 until 10 on the lot next door to the post office.

Last week our new .Yeatman sisters from near Maben, brought lovely … Read more

Sheriff’s Office implements new program

STAFF PHOTOS/DANIEL BRUNTY
Nonviolent offenders serving time at the Webster County Sheriff’s Office are participating in a new program to help them learn skills that will assist them in acquiring an occupation upon their release from the facility. One of the skills that they are learning is landscaping. Work has been completed on the grassy area behind the former Garan building by offenders in the program, as well as landscaping around the Sheriff’s Office.

From Press & Staff Reports

The Webster County Sheriff’s Department has implemented a program for nonviolent offenders who are incarcerated for weeks or months in jail to help them learn skills that will assist them in acquiring an occupation upon … Read more

Rewards

Proficient MCT2 rewards

On Aug. 29, Eupora Elementary School students who scored Proficient on both areas of the 2013-14 MCT2 test were treated to a fun day on the school playground and a pizza party.

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Local schools ranked in Top 10 by MAC

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

Both Eupora and East Webster are getting some love in the latest MHSAA Class 2A Rankings released by the Mississippi Association of Coaches.

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