Category: News

Sports Schedules – 02/10/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 11
Prep Basketball
5:30 p.m. — East Central at Hinds
6 p.m. — West Lowndes at Nanih Waiya
Junior College Basketball… Read more

Suspects in missing woman case captured

Jeep theft from Jeff Busby leads to 2 fugitives

From Press Reports

On Jan.14, a 1994 Jeep was stolen from the Jeff Busby Campground located at mile marker 193 on the Natchez Trace Parkway near Bywy in Choctaw County.… Read more

MSU’s Dak Prescott plays well in Senior Bowl

From school reports

MOBILE, Ala. — He’s the most decorated player in school history, the owner of two Mississippi State academic degrees, an All-American and the 2015 Senior CLASS Award winner. On Saturday afternoon, Bulldog quarterback Dak Prescott added another … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 02/10/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I read a list of words related to this second month of the year that we’re in; one of the words is febrific, which I have for No. 5 … Read more

911 Calls – 02/10/2016

Feb. 1
8:32 a.m., MVA, Old Hwy. 82; Mississippi Highway Patrol, Mathiston FD, EMS respond.
1:23 p.m., medical, Ellison Road; EMS responds.… Read more

Ole Miss set to open 2016 season vs. FSU in primetime

From school reports

OXFORD – The inaugural Orlando Kickoff game between the Ole Miss Rebels and Florida State Seminoles will be played Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, and will be televised by ESPN in its primetime slot.

The Labor Day kickoff … Read more

FUMC ‘Lenten Lunch’ series upcoming

By the Rev. Ron McDougald
Eupora FUMC

First United Methodist Church in Eupora invites the community to join in our annual “Lenten Lunch” services, beginning at noon Feb. 17 in our fellowship hall.… Read more

Jail Docket – 02/10/16

Feb. 1
Michael Williams, DOB 08-07-75, WM; Webster 5: failure to register as a sex offender (hold for Shelby County, Tennessee).… Read more

Prune crape myrtles, other plants properly

Because You Asked

By Lisa Stewart, Extension County Director, Webster County

Can I prune my crape myrtles now?

According to Jeff Wilson, area horticulture specialist, we’ve all seen it happen, and some of us have even committed it. We try … Read more

Rep. Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood

The Mississippi House of Representatives convened on January 5, 2016. Philip Gunn was re-elected Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives without opposition. During the month of January, the House addressed two (2) election contests that were … Read more