By Alex Holloway
Starkville Daily News
STARKVILLE — The Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structure met Sept. 5 and decided it best to keep Oktibbeha County’s children in Oktibbeha.
The seven-member commission met with representatives from school districts … Read more
8:34 a.m., alarm, Edgewood Drive; Eupora PD responds.
11:02 a.m., medical, Worthy Drive; EMS, Bellefontaine FD responds.
2 p.m., medical, Hwy. 15; EMS responds.
2:38 p.m., medical, Hill Street; EMS, EPD respond.
5:12 p.m., alarm, Hwy. 404; Webster … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Four wounded veterans are enjoying a hunting trip in Kansas this week thanks to an organization co-founded by a Webster Countian.
Forever Outdoors is sponsoring the hunting excursion for brothers Clint Norwood of … Read more
By Terry Harpole
For the WPT
MATHISTON — Benjamin Franklin once said, “Failing to prepare is preparing to fail,” but this is not what the people of Mathiston did Saturday.
After only six short weeks of planning, the first-ever … Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
Sometimes I hear a familiar classical music composition, but will not be able to identify the composer nor the composition’s title. For example, I recently heard Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky’s “Piano … Read more
From Church Reports
Soul’s Haven Church had Student Recognition Day on July 21.
The program was held during the 11 a.m. worship service and began with a reading from the pastor, the Rev. James Caffey. He presented a reading … Read more
Adalyn Ruth Mason
William and Michelle Mason of Mathiston announce the birth of a daughter, Adalyn Ruth Mason.
She was born Aug. 26, 2013, at 8:18 p.m. Adalyn weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18¾ inches long.
Grandparents are … Read more
From Press Reports
Golden Living Center-Eupora jumps into the WALK! with Aegis Therapies 2013 from Sept. 23-27, with daily walks and activities for a number of residents, staff, family, members of the community and volunteers.
The WALK! with Aegis … Read more
Punt, Pass and
to be Sept. 28
The Maben Lions Club will sponsor the eighth annual NFL Punt Pass and Kick Contest at 11 a.m. on Sept. 28 at the football field in Maben of West Oktibbeha High … Read more
By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT
It was another beautiful Friday that the Lord has made for us to enjoy, and the very young patrons of the Maben Public Library enjoyed it to the fullest Sept. 13 as they … Read more