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Time Capsules – 03/11/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: March 14, 1940

Quail Released in County
Fish and Game Department, through Local Game Warden R.H. Logan released 93 quail in the county this week for restocking purposes.

These quail … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/11/2015

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11
Prep Basketball
At Mississippi Coliseum
10:00 AM — GIRLS (Game 31G)— East Webster vs. Newton
12:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 32G) — Amite County vs. West Tallahatchie
2:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 33G) — Class 4A semifinals: … Read more

Weekend of Encouragement set for March 20-22

By Gwen Sisson

Organizers felt the biggest need in Webster County churches was encouragement.

As a follow-up to last year’s Discipleship Revival, the Webster County Baptist Association is hosting “A Weekend of Encouragement” — a countywide revival over the course … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/11/2015

Texting sanity
At last, Mississippi appears headed toward enacting a comprehensive ban on texting while driving.

The Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to send a bill to the governor that would fine drivers who are caught writing, sending or reading text … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/11/2015

Kids & Kites Day
Eupora’s first Kids & Kites Day will be March 14 at Gary Park from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The event will include a kite art contest, food, inflatables and fun.

Pick up your kite to color from … Read more

Legals – 03/11/2015

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on September 24, 2010, Chris Tollison and Stacey G. Tollison, husband and wife executed a certain deed of trust to Denise McLaurin, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee … Read more

Obituaries – 03/11/2015

James Wilson ‘Cotton’ Burchfield
March 8, 2015
Services for James Wilson “Cotton” Burchfield, 67, of Stewart will be at 2 p.m. March 11, 2015 at Crape Creek Baptist Church in the Simpson community of Choctaw County. Burial will be in … Read more