BB’s Monograms of Eupora held a ribbon cutting and open house July 31. The new business is located at 2745 W. Roane Ave. and the phone number is 258-7045. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-1 … Read more
By Jane Collins, Secretary
Maben Lions Club
Colby Williamson, son of Coach and Mrs. Ken Williamson of Cumberland, was the guest of Maben Lions Club for its meeting on July 28.
He had received a $500 student scholarship to attend … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Aug. 8, 1940
Webster County Boy Grooms Famous Cow for Hollywood
When Elsie the famous Borden cow was signed to appear in a starring role in the RKO production of … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County’s unemployment rate increased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 8.4 percent in June, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The revised jobless rate for May was 7.5 percent, while unemployment … Read more
By Jane Collins
Maben Farmers’ Market
The cool weather was a pleasant surprise Friday morning at the Maben Market.
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From Press & Staff Reports
A par of arrests made Thursday ended a two-week rash of thefts in the county, authorities said.
The thefts occurred at Hebron Baptist Church on Hebron Church Road, a residence on Clarkson Road and homes … Read more