News

March is a good time to scout for deer

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

By the time hunting season ends, the last word many of us want to hear is “deer.” Yet, before the season starts it is the only thing on our minds. No one … Read more

City sales tax revenue down slightly

From Staff Reports

Eupora saw a slight decrease in sales tax collections during January.

The city reported $32,749 in sales tax for January, compared to $32,778 for the same month in 2013. Since the state fiscal year began July 1, … Read more

Time Capsules

 Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

March 30, 1939

Savannah News:… Read more

Wilson inducted into honor society

From press reports

The honor society of Phi Kappa Phi has announced that Melissa Wilson of Mathiston has been initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

She was initiated … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

What is a word that if you discard one vowel and add another you would have a noun meaning a body of soldiers? What you have before the change means … Read more

Training slated for childcare providers

From Press Reports

The Center for Education Innovation is introducing its Mississippi Alliance of Early Learning Resources online resource program statewide through training events aimed at giving childcare providers and educators easy, low-cost access to a host of services and … Read more

Plan your vegetable garden now

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
MSU Horticulture Specialists

Winter won’t let go, but most cool-season crops are able to withstand temperatures just below freezing.

There is no need to cover most of the cool-season things we have in their … Read more

911 calls

March 17

2:01 p.m., medical, Old Hwy. 15; EMS, Maben FD respond.… Read more