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Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

In last week’s column I wrote about “The Wall” by Pink Floyd. I am just now getting around to listening to this album, released more than 30 years ago.

Only … Read more

EWH senior attends Governor’s School

Jennifer Darce

From School Reports

 

The Mississippi Governor’s School is a residential honors program established in 1981 by Gov. William Winter and the faculty at Mississippi University for Women.

MGS is designed to provide academic, creative and leadership experiences for rising … Read more

Dietetic interns complete hospital rotation

From Press Reports

 

The Dietetic Internship program, offered in the Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion Department at Mississippi State University, is an innovative post-baccalaureate program designed to prepare interns for rewarding careers in traditional and nontraditional roles. Interns … Read more

Rested-up Eagles ready to begin Region 4-2A play

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

You aren’t going to talk Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham into making any predictions about how the Region 4-2A race is going to turn out.

“There is not a dime’s … Read more

Board fields concerns about log trucks

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Eupora aldermen took action Monday night after hearing safety concerns about loaded log trucks on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in the city limits.

Junior Shaw (Ward 1) said he was concerned about … Read more

Obituaries

William F. ‘Bill’

Coleman Sr.

Sept. 30, 2013

Services for William Floyd “Bill” Coleman Sr., 87, of Ackerman were Oct. 3, 2013, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Revs. Jerry Lawson and Rev. Danny Irvin officiating. Burial was … Read more

Jail Docket

Sept. 30

Kristie Keeton, DOB 08-09-63, WF; Maben 2: warrants for Webster: trespassing and disturbing the peace.

Oct. 2

Amanda Hill, DOB 07-27-80, WF; Webster SO: released on $20,000 bond per SO1.

Oct. 3

Donta Ashford, DOB 09-22-87, BM; SO3: … Read more

Story Hour includes nature walk

By Librarian Mary Boutwell

Maben Public Library

 

Sept. 27 was an adventurous time at the Maben Public Library’s Story Hour.

We went on a nature walk to find leaves. Our story was a science reader titled “Colorful Leaves.” We … Read more

Screening program can help to identify depression

By Press Reports

 

Depression affects all walks of life. From young adults to the elderly and across all races, nearly one in 10 people in the U.S. suffer from depression and the Mississippi statistic is even higher. Screening for … Read more

Church News

FBC Eupora

The dedication service for the newly renovated sanctuary at First Baptist Church of Eupora is set for Oct. 13. Join us for worship at 11 a.m. and a potluck lunch at the Family Life Center, followed by a … Read more