4-H leader completes training event

From Press Reports

Rose Graham, leader of the Controllers General II 4-H Club of Maben, participated in a Starkville District UMC leadership training event.

The four hours of training was conducted Jan. 12 at Columbus First United Methodist Church. A … Read more

Oktibbeha County GOP meets in Maben

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — A Jan. 29 meeting at Maben City Hall could make some changes in the way Maben’s municipal elections are held.

Marnita Henderson, chair of the Oktibbeha County Republican Party, and Ricky Bishop, vice chair, came … Read more

MLK Day Parade held in Maben

From Press Reports

Residents from Maben, Starkville, Eupora, Oxford and Tennessee participated in the MLK Day “Insights from the Path Parade” in Maben on Jan. 21.

All you could see were horses, trucks and people singing, walking and talking from … Read more

Obituaries

Nellie Sue Edwards
Feb. 6, 2013
Services for Nellie Sue Edwards, 82, of Ackerman were Feb. 8, 2013, at Ackerman Church of God with the Revs. Greg Chamblee and Bill Taylor officiating. Burial was in Enon Cemetery.

She was born … Read more

MHGC plantings gift to Maben

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — On Feb. 11, the Maben Home and Garden Club finalized the plantings at the four-way stop on MS Highway 15 as its 50th anniversary gift to the town of Maben.

In keeping … Read more

EES rewards students through PBS

From School Reports

At the conclusion of the first semester at Eupora Elementary School, students were rewarded for good behavior through the PBS program.

Students exhibiting good character skills and behavior receive Eagle Bucks that are placed in a school … Read more