HCC Bulldogs take key North Division victory

By Steve Diffey

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs scored 19 points in the fourth quarter to pick up a huge 27-8 North Division win here Thursday night over Mississippi Delta Community College.

With the win, the Bulldogs went to 2-3 … Read more

Lady Wolverines set to host own tourney Saturday

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Lee Berryhill certainly buys into the thought process that playing good teams can make teams better, but the East Webster High School head slow-pitch softball coach says it goes a little deeper than that.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/1/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

The Process of Communication is a book written in 1960 by David K. Berlo, who modified Claude Shannon and Warren Weaver’s 1949 model of communication which depicted human communication as … Read more

911 Calls – 10/1/2014

Sept. 22
9:07 a.m., medical, Hwy. 403; EMS, Mathiston FD, Webster SO, MHP respond.
5:04 p.m., medical, Ray Road; EMS, Mathiston FD, WSO respond.
5:21 p.m., theft report, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive; WSO responds.… Read more

The great prize is salvation

From Liberty UMC

We bring you greetings from Liberty United Methodist Church under the pastoral leadership of the Rev. Rochelle Ashford-Minor.

The United Methodist Church believes in continuing education. The Mississippi Conference offered a Clergy, Laity leadership seminar on Sept. … Read more

Time Capsules – 10/1/2014

75 Years Ago:
Oct. 5, 1939
Captured Bold Thief in Daylight Robbery

With a stick of stove wood as his only weapon, Louie Ross, young Eupora businessman, captured a burglar prowling in the residence of a neighbor about 8 Friday … Read more

Clarke graduates from Hinds

Dean Clarke of Maben was among 2,257 students who graduated in May from Hinds Community College.

As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a … Read more

Jail Docket – 10/1/2014

Sept. 23
Daniel Roush, DOB 01-22-79, WM; Eupora PD for Starkville PD: violation of probation.
Thomas Narmour, DOB 09-15-70, WM; Mathiston 2: possession of marijuana.

Sept. 24… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 10/1/2014

Love explains resignation as city fire chief
As many of you read in the paper Sept. 10, I am resigning as Eupora fire chief.

I and my family have been asked by a lot of people over the last week … Read more

Scam artists keep lines busy across the state  

By Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

Every so often I get a call, usually from an elderly female reader, upset about the latest telephone scam to cross her path.

The caller often suggests that we do a story about it to … Read more