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 … Read more

Stroke and osteoporosis screenings coming to Eupora

From press reports

 

Residents living in and around the Eupora, Mississippi community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. First Baptist Church will host Life Line Screening on 6/17/2013. The site is … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

NTEPA changeout

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Josh Doss and Craig McCluskey of Natchez Trace Electric Power Association transfer three-phase power lines from a wood utility pole to a steel pole. They were working Wednesday morning at West Roane Avenue and North Dunn. NTEPA is replacing rotten Read more