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Back to the beginning: God spoke, acted

By Bro. J.B. Rowe

Genesis 1:1-3: “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.

“And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face o the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon … Read more

General pruning guidelines given for ornamental plants

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

Have a good reason before pruning any ornamental plant. Having a new power tool is really not a good reason.

The most important aspect … Read more

Lady Wolverines set to open defense of softball crown

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Finally!

After weeks of waiting and waiting, the two-time defending MHSAA Class 2A Fast-Pitch Softball State Champion Lady Wolverines of East Webster are set to get their season under way this week.

The good … Read more

Garden events remain on spring calendars

From Press Reports

With planting time approaching quickly, Mississippi gardeners are in the middle of their “planning season.”

Spring garden expos are underway with three major events remaining in Jackson, Starkville and New Albany.

Gary Bachman, a horticulturist with the … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/18/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Try the table technique for mastering vocabulary-building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need five columns and 21 rows to begin with, and as you add … Read more

Holmes CC Bulldogs win NJCAA tourney opener

From school reports

The 20th-seeded Holmes Community College Bulldogs held as much as a 15-point lead here Monday afternoon in the NJCAA National Tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas, and hung on for the 72-68 win over the 13th-seeded Eastern Florida State … Read more

NMMC-Eupora reminds residents to eat healthy  

From NMMC-Eupora

National Nutrition Month is an annual March campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Have your healthy New Year’s habits already begun to fade? Recharge your resolutions during National Nutrition Month with help from the Academy … Read more

Reid set for Phi Theta Kappa induction

Bailey Elisabeth Reid of Eupora will be among area students formally inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at Itawamba Community College at 6 p.m., March 19 in the Multi-Purpose Building at the Tupelo campus.… Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/18/2015

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18
Junior College Softball
1 p.m. Holmes at Northwest Miss. (DH)
1 p.m. Itawamba at Calhoun (DH)
3 p.m. Co-Lin at East Central (DH)… Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/18/2015

Union Fire Dept. chili supper
The Union Fire Department is hosting a chili supper and cakewalk March 21 from 5 p.m. until.

For more information contact Fire Chief Lacy Dean at 258-7919 or 744-0556, or Assistant Chief Ricky Dean at … Read more