Monthly Archives: August 2013

Still time to seed cilantro for a fall crop

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel Extension Horticulture Specialists Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director   Most everyone that has a vegetable garden is enjoying fresh tomatoes right now. Those of us who love fresh salsa, picante sauce and…

Church News

Grove Chapel Revival services at Grove Chapel M.B. Church continue at 7 p.m. Aug. 8 and 9. 5-9. The Rev Robert Avant, pastor of the Brushfork Baptist Church of Macon, is the guest speaker. Grove Chapel is located at 281…

Youngsters help sell at Maben Farmers’ Market

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market   Young people were active salesmen on Saturday morning at the Maben Farmers’ Market. Amanda Bigham of Maben was a new vendor and brought along two attractive young ladies to help. Lila Bigham…

Boatman recognized for academic success

Delta State University student Justin Boatman of Eupora was named to the President’s List of Delta Scholars for compiling a 3.80 to 4.0 grade point average while attempting 12 or more academic hours during the 2013 spring semester. Delta State…

Back-to-School Bash Saturday

Webster County Back-to-School Bash will be from 2-7 p.m. Saturday at the North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora walking track. Wristbands, which are $10, allow access to water slides and jumpers. Concessions will include hamburgers, hot dogs, smoked sausage, popcorn, cotton candy,…

Jail Docket

July 29 Jeffery Patterson, DOB 11-25-75, BM; SO7: DHS child support pickup order. July 30 Thomas C. Narmour, DOB 09-15-70, WM; Eupora 11; simple possession. Russell Tennyson, DOB 12-20-75, WM; E11: DUI-1st, suspended DL, no turn signal and no seatbelt.…

E911 calls

July 29 1:40 a.m., medical, Lebanon Road; EMS, Tomnolen EMRs respond. 5:32 a.m., medical, McBride Street; EMS, Maben EMRs respond. 9 a.m., alarm, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Eupora PD responds. 1:15 p.m., mutual aid, Johnson Road, Choctaw County; Mathiston FD responds.…

Holmes fall registration nears

Students wishing to attend fall classes at six Holmes Community College locations have three onsite dates to sign up for classes. Registration for classes at Wood Institute in Mathiston is set for Aug. 13 at 3:30 p.m. Registration for the…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary Richard Nordquist’s article “The William F. Buckley Vocabulary Quiz” pointed out that the former “Firing Line” host and seasoned journalist was equipped with the vocabulary of a mischievous lexicographer and…

World Harvest moves to U.S. 82

From Church Reports   World Harvest is now holding services every Sunday at 6 p.m. and Wednesday at 6 p.m. for Family Training Hour with classes available for all ages. The first service at the new location took place Aug.…