Maben Home and Garden Club announces Yard of the Month

DOTTIE DEWBERRY
Williams’ back yard includes a black metal fence, snowball bush and daylilies skirting most of the trees.

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

Each month, the Maben Home and Garden Club views area yards for beauty, improvement, special features and innovative ideas; things that attract attention for the viewers.
This month the yard of Ruth Carol Williams … Read more

Maben Farmers’ Market opens

JANE COLLINS
The Gregs brought watermelons and many fresh vegetables to sell.

By Jane Collins, Manager
Maben Farmers’ Market

The Maben Farmers’ Market opened at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, with many vendors and volunteers in attendance. It was a bit chilly early but the sun soon came out and brought a wonderful day … Read more

Lady Wolverines sweep for 6th fast-pitch championship

BETH HENDRIX
The East Webster softball team forms a “feet circle” around its trophy after winning the 2014 Class 2A fastpitch state championship. The Lady Wolverines topped Taylorsville in consecutive games Friday and Saturday in Ridgeland.

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Momentum matters.
The Lady Wolverines of East Webster rallied late for a win on Friday night and that momentum spilled over into Saturday morning as they rolled to a two-game sweep of Taylorsville in … Read more

VFW hosts law enforcement appreciation dinner

PHOTO BY JIMMY FORRESTER
Hunter, Pate and Mitchell

For the WPT

VFW Post 3806 hosted a law enforcement appreciation dinner May 2.
Law enforcement officers from the city of Eupora, town of Mathiston, Webster County and the state of Mississippi were honored that night at the post home. … Read more