Mission: Arlington


Students from First Baptist Church of Eupora served a week at Mission Arlington in Arlington, Texas, from

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4 Generations



Four generations of the Sherry Pearson Davis family gather for a wedding at Wood College in Mathiston. Sherry is

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Time Capsules – 07/1/15

75 Years Ago:

July 4, 1940

Electric Power for Cadaretta

Mayor L.W. Harpole returned Friday from a meeting of officials of the Natchez Trace Electric Power Association, of which he is vice president, held in Houston and announced that a … Read more

Helping others could solve a lot of issues

Hanna McCain WCJ_0057

A wise, old black man walked into the Journal office a couple years back. He didn’t stay long, but what he had to say really stuck with me. I didn’t recognize him at first with his long beard and he … Read more

Long-time Maben business closes

Cadence Bank’s Maben
branch closed June 24. A
notice on the ATM in front of
Cadence Bank informed customers
that the automated
teller machine would no longer
be in service as of June 22.

By Terry Harpole
For The WPT

MABEN — In the last few weeks, the people of Maben have adjusted to, or learned to cope with, West Oktibbeha County High School being closed to accommodate the consolidation with the Starkville city … Read more