Peewee football teams play in Maben

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — If the people in the Maben-Mathiston area missed out seeing football action on Aug. 24, they had a chance to make up for it Aug. 25.

Four peewee football teams were playing that Saturday on … Read more

Eupora Eagles 3-0; flying high for next matchup

By Ruthie Robison The Webster Progress-Times

The Eupora Eagles traveled to Winona last Friday to take on the Class 3A Tigers.

The Eagles were looking for a second consecutive defeat over Winona this year similar to their 34-27 victory over … Read more

Lions conduct eye screening at EWE

From School Reports

Volunteers from the Maben Lions Club conducted eye screening for first- through sixth-grade students at East Webster Elementary School on Aug. 22.

Lions clubs have aided the blind and visually impaired for many years. The Maben Lions … Read more

Maben Library’s Story Hour resumes

For the WPT

After a long hot, dry, wet, windy, you-name-it summer, time is drawing near for the Maben Public Library to resume its Friday morning Story Hour with Ms. Mary and Ms. Dottie.

Children aged 3 to 6 are … Read more

Local cemetery has interesting history

By Terry Harpole

MABEN — Maben Memorial Garden, located near the old GMN&O Railroad, has an interesting history.

Before this was a cemetery, the Holland family owned the land and had an apple orchard there. The Holland family donated this … Read more