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  1. Maben football field fixtures relocatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Webster Progress-Times

    ... sed at a Winona baseball field. These fixtures, all bought and paid for by individuals and given to the high school in Maben, have special meaning to the townspeople.

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  2. High-speed chase ends in wreckRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Webster Progress-Times

    A high-speed chase involving a car driven by a juvenile ended when he crashed into a tree in Maben, according to local authorities. Around 11:15 p.m. July 27 a deputy was on a traffic stop on U.S. 82 at Sapa with a possible drunk driver when the deputy was nearly struck by a car that did not slow down nor change lanes.

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  3. Officials warn of home burglary scamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Webster Progress-Times

    Authorities are warning area residents of a scam involving a crew of people attempting to enter homes and burglarize them. Two such incidents occurred last week in Eupora, according to Police Chief Gregg Hunter, who said the sheriff's office had similar reports in the Maben area.

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  4. A historic cabin, once 'hidden,' is back in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... 4. Photo by: Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff Sunlight streams between unchinked logs as brick mason Kip McCarter of Maben works on the fireplace in May. Photo by: Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff Jim Buck Vaughn applies chinking in May between cypress logs ...

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  5. Oktibbeha's volunteer fire departments benefiting from grantsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... oxygen tanks. Oktibbeha County's seven volunteer departments -- Adaton, Bell Schoolhouse, Central, District 5, East, Maben and Sturgis -- and the overall fire services system itself has received about $1.5 million in FEMA and U.S. Forestry ...

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  6. 2 Men Plead Guilty in Circuit CourtRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Webster Progress-Times

    They pleaded guilty at the Choctaw County Courthouse in Ackerman on June 15, the opening day of the court term. Kenneth Wayne Douglas, 55, of Maben pleaded guilty to two felony indictments: possession of methamphetamine, a Schedule II controlled substance, and grand larceny.

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  7. almas: That is an extremely smart written article. I will be sure t...Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    BK Edwards Fabrication and Welding announces the company is expanding operations at its facility in Maben.

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  8. Starkville, EMCC agree on Maben school campusRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... e also providing upkeep and security. EMCC is expected to offer general education testing and college-level classes at Maben campus and expand its course offerings to the western portion of the county.

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  9. Holloway: EMCC, SSD agree to terms for county high school useRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    East Mississippi Community College officials and the incoming leaders of the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District have agreed in principle to a deal allowing the college to lease West Oktibbeha County High School and provide general classes in the county. Starkville Superintendent Lewis Holloway, who will lead the consolidated system beginning July 1, confirmed EMCC officials agreed to pay for utilities and insurance while also providing upkeep and security at the Maben campus after Maben Mayor Larry Pruitt approached county supervisors Monday seeking a letter of support for such a takeover.

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  10. EMCC baseball players honoredRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... .315 with six home runs, 10 doubles, and 31 RBIs. Former Caledonia High standout Cody Allsup and Nathaniel Willers, of Maben, also were on the team. n Former Oak Hill Academy standout Ellis on East Central softball team: The East Central C.C. ...

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  11. Preparing to graduateRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | The Webster Progress-Times

    JASON BROWNE/EMCC East Mississippi Community College graduates Austin Hight of Philadelphia, Nathaniel Willers of Maben and Emily Hughes of Starkville get ready for commencement at the Scooba campus.

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  12. SSD, EMCC officials at a standstill on campus leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Starkville School District and East Mississippi Community College have yet to reach terms on a deal that would allow the college to operate a satellite facility within Oktibbeha County. Negotiations have hit a snag, SSD Superintendent Lewis Holloway said Tuesday, after EMCC officials asked to use West Oktibbeha High School, a Maben campus that will close after July 1's state-mandated consolidation, without paying for property insurance or major repairs.

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  13. Starkville, EMCC in talks about Maben school campusRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | KSL-TV

    The Starkville School District and East Mississippi Community College are working on a plan to allow the junior college to offer courses and college-level classes at West Oktibbeha County High School. The Commercial Dispatch reports that the deal would allow the public schools to hand off maintenance and property upkeep to EMCC.

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  14. Starkville, EMCC in talks about Maben school campusRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Starkville School District and East Mississippi Community College are working on a plan to allow the junior college to offer courses and college-level classes at West Oktibbeha County High School. The Commercial Dispatch reports that the deal would allow the public schools to hand off maintenance and property upkeep to EMCC.

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  15. SSD, EMCC exploring lease of West Oktibbeha High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    The Starkville School District is exploring a deal with East Mississippi Community College that would allow the junior college to offer general education testing and college-level classes at West Oktibbeha County High School, a Maben campus that will close after July 1's state-mandated consolidation. The Starkville School District Board of Trustees took no formal action on the matter Tuesday but directed Superintendent Lewis Holloway to continue discussions that stemmed from a previous meeting with EMCC officials and Maben aldermen.

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  16. Roses and thorns: 4/5/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Roses and thorns: Jan McClanahan, MD, left, and RN nurses, Ruby Spratt, of Aberdeen, and Adam Clayton, of Maben, prepare equipment in a patient room of the trauma center Tuesday at Baptist Memorial Hospital. Photo by: Luisa Porter/ Dispatch Staff A rose to the Columbus Exchange Club, which helped bring attention to National Autism Day by adorning light poles in downtown Columbus Thursday with blue ribbons as part of the national "Believe in Blue" campaign.

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  17. Ongoing drug investigation yields chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... numerous other Golden Triangle and state offices, executed numerous search and arrest warrants last week in and around Maben and Starkville. Anyone with information about these and other crimes can contact OCSD at 662-323-2421, OCSD's investigations ...

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  18. Drug sting targets Maben, Starkville residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Oktibbeha County law enforcement agents landed a major blow against drug trafficking Tuesday after a year-long investigation yielded 11 arrests and the seizure of drugs, firearms and cash. Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department and Starkville Police Department, assisted by numerous other Golden Triangle and state officers, executed numerous search and arrest warrants Tuesday in and around Maben and Starkville.

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  19. Snow In MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | CNN

    In this video, I made this morning, February 26, 2015, I am walking around in my yard, looking at the snow, we had the day before. Much of Mississippi had snow, and began here in Maben, Mississippi, in Oktibbeha county, at around 1:30pm, and snowed all the night.

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  20. BK Edwards Fabrication and Welding expanding in MabenRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    BK Edwards Fabrication and Welding announces the company is expanding operations at its facility in Maben.

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