Category: News

Maben youth gaining valuable experience in Australia

By Terry Harpole Back in 2003, the Tommy Temple family came to Maben to assume the pastorate of Maben First Baptist Church, and we do say “family,” as that is what does happen in small towns. The pastor and his…

Calendar of Events

NARFE to meet The National  Active and Retired Federal Employee’s Association will meet Feb. 23 at the Hilton Garden Inn on Highway 12 East in Starkville. Doors open at 11 a.m. and lunch is served at 11:30. This month’s speaker…

Jail Docket

Feb. 13 Kimberly Denley, DOB 06-11-85, WF; MDOC/Talford: probation violation. Anita M. Denley, DOB 09-26-67, WF; Mathiston PD/Burton: possession of liquor in dry county and no insurance. Feb. 14 Amber Robinson, DOB 02-01-88, WF; Eupora PD/Jackson: domestic violence. Dalton Blake…

EPD report

The Eupora Police Department investigated these charges during January: Speeding, 10; suspended driver’s license, three; improper equipment, one; switched tag, one; disregard for traffic device, one; improper passing, one; no proof of liability insurance, four; littering, one; possession of beer,…

Lady Wolverines win Region 4-2A tourney

By Rocky Higginbotham Webster Progress TImes A year ago, Calhoun City topped East Webster to claim the Region 4-2A Tournament championship. Last Friday night, there was no way Adryana Bell and the Lady Wolverines were about to let that happen…

Churches have Souper Bowl Sunday

By Terry Harpole Back in the 1990s, a group of young people began a program that has lasted and has continued to spread to states all over the country This group of young people began talking about there being so…

Eupora set to hit baseball, softball diamonds

By Rocky L Higginbotham Webster Progress Times A new season has arrived for the baseball and softball teams at East Webster and Eupora high schools. Like most teams across the state, all four squads took part in some sort of…

Johnsons earn Yard of the Month honor

From the Maben Home and Garden Club The yard of Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Carl Johnson, located out on the Maben-Bell Schoolhouse Road, was selected by Joyce Hays for the Yard of the Month for February. The yard is delineated…

Swing Bed Program helps patients, families

From Press Reports The Swing Bed Program at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora offers further rehabilitation after a patient’s acute care stay in the hospital has ended. The program’s goal is to help patients make optimal physical progress while educating and…

Singing, barbecue draw packed house

By Terry Harpole Maben Church of God out on Crowley Drive had a full house the night of Feb. 11 for its music program and sale of barbecue plates. This event had been in the planning for months, and it…