New Maben business holds open house

Alexander in the front entrance

By Terry Harpole

On Dec. 6, a Christmas open house was held in a building that many people once owned and had brought many to Maben through the years.

This building was built around 1954 by the late Mr. and … Read more

SHAPE class takes field trip

Students experience the village’s jailhouse

From School Reports

On Nov. 7, the Eupora Elementary School SHAPE class in grades 2 and 3 went on a field trip to Landrum’s Homestead and Village in Laurel.

These students studied about the westward pioneers during the first semester … Read more

Chuck Wagon Gang makes local stop

The Chuck Wagon Gang performs at GLC-Eupora

For the WPT

At the request of local gospel music promoter Billy Hill, the famous Chuck Wagon Gang stopped on its way though this area on the morning of Dec. 6 to entertain the patients and guests at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora.… Read more

Holiday Bazaar


Jimmie Whitt, Lillian Wilkins and Suretha Brooks shop at the Holiday Bazaar in the fellowship hall of Mathiston United Methodist Church.

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Children hear story about sharing


By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

We started the Christmas season off with a Christmas story titled “Merry Christmas Little Mouse” on Dec. 5 at the Maben Public Library.

This story is about a mouse named Matty who learned … Read more