News

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

In the interpersonal communication class we give gravitas to numerous concepts including the Ladder of Abstraction, a progression of words starting with … Read more

911 calls

Feb. 17

12:38 p.m., MVA, East Roane Avenue; EMS responds.… Read more

Time capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago:

March 2, 1939

Embry News:

Mrs. Burkett Hannah was carried to Grenada Hospital Monday. She underwent … Read more

Calendar of events

Choctaw County Historical Society

Choctaw County Historical & Genealogical Society welcomes everyone to its monthly meeting on… Read more

Church news

Pine Forest ‘Praise Fest’

The first “Praise Fest” will be at 6 p.m. March 1 at … Read more

Miles hold family event

Miles hold family event

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

On January 9, 2014 all seven of the Miles first cousins, grandchildren of Jasper Alford Winsted Miles and his wife Alma Mattie King, gathered in Weir to share a meal, relive the old times, and catch Read more

Man arrested for shooting at deputies

Daniel Mitchell

From Press & Staff Reports

Authorities arrested a young man Sunday night who they say threatened and shot at two Webster County sheriff’s deputies in the Stewart community.

The incident occurred after … Read more