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Sports Schedules – 12/17/14

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 17
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Arkansas State at Mississippi State
Women’s College Basketball
11 a.m. — Mississippi State at … Read more

Time Capsules – 12/17/14

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Dec. 21, 1939

Speed Work on Natchez Trace
Stressing the fact that the National Park Service is ready to start construction of 72.4 miles of the Natchez Trace in Mississippi, … Read more

Do you have peace of mind in the Holy Spirit?

By J.B. Rowe

Do you have peace of mind in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation? There is one sure source of peace. It is found in a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

The Apostle Paul in Romans … Read more

Hold on because God is not through with you yet

By Pastor Bobby McMullen
Second Chance Ministry

Philippians 1:6: “Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.”

There are many times when we … Read more

Pay up or be locked up

From Webster County Justice Court

The Webster County Justice Court will be collecting past-due fines.

If you owe fines to the court and you are not making timely payments, a warrant for your arrest will be issued. These warrants will … Read more

It’s an ideal time for cool-season vegetables

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
Extension Horticulture Specialists

The frosty nights and days in the 60s are ideal for many cool-season vegetables.

Christmas broccoli and cauliflower should be starting to head now. Keeping the developing heads dry to prevent … Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/17/14

Blair Batson toy drive
A toy drive is being conducted for the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children in Jackson.

New and unwrapped toys may be dropped off at the Webster County Sheriff’s Department, 87 Government Ave., Eupora. The deadline … Read more

Correction – 12/17/14

Eupora Elementary School student Tyler McCluskey placed third in the third-grade division of the 2014 Webster County District Spelling Bee. His last name was misspelled in a Dec. 10 article and cutline.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 12/17/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I encourage you to visit the website titled Reader’s Digest: Word Power. This webpage provides vocabulary building words from the monthly family magazine’s “Word Power” column, audio pronunciations of each … Read more