75 Years Ago: May 2, 1940
Hitchhiker Slugs Tomnolen Man
Bill Bailey, prominent young man of Tomnolen, was kind-hearted Tuesday afternoon when about four o’clock on highway 82 two miles south of Eupora he picked up a hitchhiker, who after … Read more
R.B. Varner, DOB 11-27-89, WM; MDOC Talford: probation violation (MDOC hold).
Ronald D. Ross, DOB 09-07-71, BM; MDOC Modzelewsk: Circuit Court warrant for embezzlement.… Read more
MayFest in the Park
The third annual MayFest in the Park will be May 2 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Mathiston park.… Read more
From Press & Staff Reports
MATHISTON — A Wisconsin man riding a bicycle along the Natchez Trace Parkway died April 20.
According to park rangers, De Loyd E. Stertz, 87, of Altoona, Wis., was riding his bicycle south on the … Read more
8:39 a.m., alarm, Hwy. 403; Webster SO responds.
9:51 p.m., medical, Clarkson Road; EMS responds.
10:07 p.m., items found in parking lot, Hwy. 82, Mathiston; Mathiston PD responds.
1:25 p.m., man lying in road, Natchez Trace Parkway; parkway … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
East Webster had to wait until Monday night to find out who it would play in the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Baseball Playoffs. But whether it be Baldwyn or Hollandale-Simmons … Read more
From Press Reports
The Mississippi State University Extension Service is holding “Tomato Battles” in Webster, Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lowndes, Marshall, Oktibbeha, Prentiss and Union counties.
Scott Cagle, Chickasaw County coordinator for the MSU Extension Service, said the competitions are designed to … Read more
WED, APRIL 29
6 pm. — Ole Miss at Mississippi Valley State
THURSDAY, APRIL 30
5:30 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Starkville Christian
College Baseball… Read more
Concerns over Kemper Mine
By Wyatt Emmerich
Last week the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) purchased a natural gas electricity plant in Ackerman, just an hour’s drive from the $7 billion Kemper power plant.
The Ackerman gas plant, which sold for … Read more
Care transitions occur when a patient moves from one health care provider or setting to another. Nationwide, nearly one in five Medicare patients discharged from a hospital are readmitted within 30 days, at a cost of over $26 … Read more