Maben Punt, Pass, Kick Contest upcoming

From Club Reports

The Maben Lions Club is sponsoring its annual NFL Punt, Pass & Kick contest on Sept. 17 at the East Webster High School football field in Cumberland.

Girls and boys aged 6-15 are eligible to compete when … Read more

Education notes

ICC awards adult
learner scholarship
to local student

Recipients of Adult Learner Incentive scholarships at Itawamba Community College for the 2016 fall semester include Tiffany Armstrong of Eupora.

ICC offers a limited number of half-tuition scholarships each semester for new … Read more

4-County efficiency program is extreme

From Press Reports

A groundbreaking energy efficient program for homeowners is making life better for those eligible in the 4-County Electric Power Association service area.

The Extreme Energy Makeover, a program offered through the Tennessee Valley Authority’s energyright solutions and … Read more

Maben church honors youth on special day

By Terry Harpole

What began as a regular day at Maben United Methodist Church turned into a special day for the church and its members Aug. 28.

Attendance was good at the regular fourth Sunday morning breakfast meeting, where Earl … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Sept. 4, 1941
Hohenlinden News:

Rev. R.B. Hicks and family visited Mr. and Mrs. H.A. Womack on Sunday.

Mr. and Mrs. C.L. Logan and son, Edward visited Mr. and Mrs. … Read more

Dove hunting permits still available in county

From Press Reports

As part of its Private Lands Dove Field Program, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks has worked with private landowners to offer dove fields in Webster and Kemper counties.

A limited number of hunting permits … Read more