Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
After hearing it hundreds of times since 1972, I recently heard it again on the radio and wondered “Hmm, what does that mean, ‘A Horse with No Name?’” Therefore, I … Read more
SCOOBA – Eyeing an unprecedented third consecutive NJCAA football championship, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College have received a No. 1 preseason ranking in the first junior college poll of the upcoming campaign produced by the Sporting News 2015 … Read more
Greed is the main chemical of Big Pharma
Have you written your favorite career politician lately? You really should; you will get a little education.
I wrote both our senators protesting the way the government has granted the pharmaceutical industry … Read more
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June 4, 2015
Services for Fred Hansford, 70, of Eupora were June 6, 2015, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Jimmy Dale Porter officiating. Burial was in Greensboro Cemetery.
Mr. Hansford was a retired law enforcement officer … Read more
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Children at Eupora Head Start, assisted by teacher Ida Brunty, tend to a garden at the center. The children learned about planting and gardening during April — … Read more
From Staff Reports
Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 6.1 percent in April, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The jobless rate was 7 percent in March, while unemployment was at 8.5 percent … Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County supervisors are considering a lease-purchase contract for construction of the new courthouse in Walthall.
Paul Bagley, partner with JH&H Architects of Flowood, and David Marsh, president of Jackson-based Benchmark Construction Corp., met … Read more
From Staff & Press Reports
Five people were arrested on marijuana-related charges, including three on felonies, during local checkpoints the last two weekends. City and county law enforcement officers found nearly 160 grams total of the drug in the vehicles … Read more