Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11/19/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

You can Google “Vocabulary Quiz- Merriam-Webster Online” and find the link to the website on which you can take a 10-question quiz to find out how strong your vocabulary is. … Read more

WED, NOV. 19
Women’s College Basketball
TBA — West Alabama at Stillman

Prep Basketball
TBA — Caledonia Tournament (Choctaw County entered)
6 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Sebastopol
6 p.m. … Read more

Rotary names Hunter Student of the Month

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club recognized Eupora High School senior Breanna Hunter as Student of the Month at its Nov. 4 luncheon.

Breanna is an A Honor Roll and Merit Student, and was crowned 2014 … Read more

Jail Docket – 11/19/2014

Nov. 10
Stephen McComb, DOB 10-01-88, BM; Eupora 5 and SO4: suspended DL, leaving the scene of an accident, no proof of insurance and grand larceny.

Nov. 12
Jason Williams, … Read more

911 Calls – 11/19/2014

Nov. 10
11:04 a.m., medical, Old Cumberland Road; EMS, Clarkson FD respond.
2 p.m., fire alarm, Gwenn Ray Drive; Eupora FD responds.
3:13 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 15 South, Ackerman; EMS responds per MedStat request.
3:24 p.m., medical, MLK Jr. Drive; … Read more

‘Christmas with the Arts’ city parade theme

From Staff Reports

“Christmas with the Arts” is the theme of the 2014 Eupora Christmas Parade, which will be at 5 p.m. Dec. 6. Former Mayor Pete Fortner will serve as grand marshal.

Parade entries should be at the lineup … Read more

School Board denies lease request

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members denied a residential lease request at a previous meeting, records show.

Cornelius O’Briant appeared before the board Nov. 3 to request permission to lease 16th Section property.

Superintendent of Education Jack … Read more

Holmes men and women both 4-1

From combined reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs went to 4-1 on the season with a 61-57 home win over the Lady Jaguars of Southern University-Shreveport on Saturday.

Aja Williams and Minyone Hill each had 12 points while Taylor … Read more

EW, Eupora tip of girls basketball season with wins

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

While the basketball season has been somewhat delayed due to the MHSAA Class 2A State Football Playoffs, both the East Webster and Eupora girls have managed to pick up a win on the … Read more