Hunting, fishing and music: then and now

By Don Pounds

My father, the late Curtis Pounds, reigned supreme in hunting, fishing and music.

He started Pounds Archery Co. in 1959, where he manufactured the famed Pounds recurve bows. … Read more

School Board discusses personnel matter

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board discussed a personnel matter during a previous meeting.

The board voted to go into executive session to discuss the personnel matter Aug. 11 after President Bobby McMullen called for a motion to … Read more

4-County clarifies information

From Press Reports

The Mississippi Public Service Commission announced Sept. 8 that some electric cooperatives in Mississippi have what the PSC terms “excess funds” that should be returned to their members.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 9/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

John LaCarna’s “Build Your Vocabulary Skills! A Quick and Easy Method” uses a key and link sentence for each word to help the reader remember the meaning.

For example, LaCarna … Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/10/14

Fundraiser for Tabitha Stewart

A fundraiser for Tabitha Stewart will be Sept. 12 from 4-6 p.m. at Walthall Baptist Church.

Tabitha is battling cancer. Please come out and get a plate of grilled chicken and sides. Donations will be accepted … Read more

Davis only School Board filer

From Staff Reports

Milton Davis was the only candidate to file for the District 5 seat on the Webster County School Board.

Davis, of 7263 Hwy. 15 N., Maben, will replace incumbent Keith Hudspeth in January since he is running … Read more

Jail Docket – 9/10/14

Sept. 2
Michael Flowers, DOB 08-08-87, BM; Mathiston PD: bond surrender.
Traci Clark, DOB 12-25-87, WF; SO4: possession of controlled substance and possession of paraphernalia.… Read more