News

Soybean growers hope to harvest record yield

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By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

Mississippi soybean growers are on track to harvest a record yield this year despite the cool, wet weather that kept most producers behind schedule by two to three … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently in the Theatre Appreciation class we were studying the “love-poem scene” in Shakespeare’s “As You Like It.” Orlando traipses through the Forest of Arden hanging … Read more

Lady Wolverines keep on rolling on way to 4-0 start

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

So far this season the East Webster slow-pitch softball team has outscored its opponents a whopping 79-4 on the way to a 4-0 start.
The Lady Wolverines defeated South Pontotoc 19-2 and Noxapater … Read more

Calendar of Events

Mobile Vet Center
coming to Eupora
The Department of Veterans Affairs Mobile Vet Center from Jackson will be in Eupora Aug. 28.
The VA is committed to reaching out and making a personal veteran-to-veteran … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:
Aug. 31, 1939
1st Cotton Came Aug. 23
On Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 23, two bales of cotton were ginned in the county, one… Read more