While most often associated with the parades of the Carnival season between Epiphany and Ash Wednesday, “Mardi Gras” or Fat Tuesday makes reference to the tradition of… Read more
By Lelia Kelly
MSU Horticulture Specialist
To get the jump on all those warm-season weeds that will be germinating soon in your landscape beds you can apply pre-emergent herbicides now.
Follow label directions carefully and … Read more
By Marica Bernstein
We survived 16 straight nights of subfreezing temperatures. We let our spigots drip and drip and still our pipes froze. We survived “snow days” without the pleasure of walking the dogs in the snow.
But … Read more
By Sandra Dalton
On Feb. 5, the Local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met in the Mathiston Library for their regular meeting.
President Sue Cooper welcomed … Read more
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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
12:38 p.m., MVA, East Roane Avenue; EMS responds.… Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago:
March 2, 1939
Mrs. Burkett Hannah was carried to Grenada Hospital Monday. She underwent … Read more
Choctaw County Historical Society
Choctaw County Historical & Genealogical Society welcomes everyone to its monthly meeting on… Read more
By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times
Webster County grand jurors did not indict former Eupora park director John Prather on charges for … Read more