Watermelon jelly at Farmers’ Market

Kay and Jim Henry from Longview offer fresh peanuts, plums, cucumbers, okra, green and red tomatoes, hot red peppers, zucchini and watermelons.

By Jane Collins, Manager
Maben Farmers’ Market

The Maben Farmers’ Market is open every Saturday through September from 7:30 until 10 a.m.

Regular customers came all morning Saturday to get their favorite fried pies or jars of preserves from Rubie … Read more


World Series

Local travel baseball team the Braves competing against teams from Mississippi, Alabama, Florida and Louisiana at the USSSA World Series Tournament (Baseball Boys 14 & Under) held on July 17-20 at Ocean Springs.

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Wedding: Sanders – Whitt

Mr. Barry Whitt and Ms. Beverly Sanders

Mathiston Methodist Church held a reception honoring Barry Whitt and bride-elect Beverly Sanders of Grenada on Sunday, August 24 in the church’s fellowship hall.

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Bake Sale Saturday


Tessa Tierney of Mathiston starts her baking project as she helps prepare for the Mathiston United Methodist Church annual Fall Bake Sale and White Elephant Sale on Saturday, Sept. 6, from 8 a.m.-noon at the church fellowship hall.

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Singing, dancing at storytime

The children and Ms. Pat dance to "Animal Boogie".

By Librarian Frances Smith
Webster County Library

Children were eager to attend storytime at Webster County Library on Aug. 27.

After a time of visiting with friends, Ms. Pat welcomed the children into the meeting room, where they sang, danced … Read more