Month: February 2014

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary In the interpersonal communication class we give gravitas to numerous concepts including the Ladder of Abstraction, a progression of words starting with

911 calls

Feb. 17 12:38 p.m., MVA, East Roane Avenue; EMS responds.

Sound accounting principles should fund raises

By Rep. Joey Hood District 35 Last week, members of the House turned their focus toward budget matters, with both the Appropriations and Ways and Means committees being active. The Appropriations Committee deals with

Pitching could hold the key for Eagles in 2014

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times Eupora High School head baseball coach Brad Mitchell is looking for a team effort out of his pitching staff this season. “We are a lot like Mississippi State was last year,” Mitchell said

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: March 2, 1939 Embry News: Mrs. Burkett Hannah was carried to Grenada Hospital Monday. She underwent

Billy John Hendrix

Billy John Hendrix, 74, died Monday, February 24, 2014 at his niece’s home in Oxford. He was born

Calendar of events

Choctaw County Historical Society Choctaw County Historical & Genealogical Society welcomes everyone to its monthly meeting on

Former park director not indicted

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Webster County grand jurors did not indict former Eupora park director John Prather on charges for