Sports Schedules – 11/5/14

Prep Basketball
TBA — East Rankin Invitational (Winston Academy entered)
6:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls at Philadelphia
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Meridian at EMCC
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Holmes at Baton Rouge CC
Men’s College … Read more

Area lawmakers earn top grades for education choice

From Press Reports

Grant Callen, president of Empower Mississippi, praised Sen. Gary Jackson and Reps. Jim Beckett and Joey Hood for their strong voting record in favor of education choice policies that expand opportunity for Mississippi’s children.

“No one knows … Read more

EHS Honor Roll

Eupora High School has released its Honor Roll for the first nine weeks:

A Honor Roll
Sixth Grade: Logan Graham, Ella Harrison.

Seventh Grade: Patience Bingham, Alena Jones, Addison Mason, Hannah Smith, Devean Turner.

Eighth Grade: Alana Hunter, Larry McGahey, … Read more

NRCS accepting applications for EQIP

From Press Reports

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is accepting applications to help producers improve water and air quality, build healthier soil, improve grazing and forest lands, conserve energy, enhance organic operations and achieve other environmental … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11//5/2014

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Vaughan’s Vocabulary grew out of my preparation for the verbal section of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) more than 20 years ago. V.V. was originally on a Starkville radio station; … Read more

Special Note – 11/5/2014

Civil War Round Table Nov. 11

The Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table will meet Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Golden Triangle Planning and Development bldg., 106 Miley Road, Starkville.  Please … Read more

Jail Docket – 11/5/2014

Oct. 27
William “Bill” Baker, DOB 03-28-81, WM; Webster 1: illegal dumping of trash.
William Gayle Marlowe, DOB 04-28-59, WM, Webster 4: trespassing.
Cliff R. Stevenson, DOB … Read more

4-County warns members about scam artists

From Press Reports

Because of increasing scam artist activity in the area, 4-County Electric Power Association is warning its members to never give out personal or credit card information over the phone.

“We’re hearing that an increasing number of our … Read more

911 Cals – 11/5/2014

Oct. 27
11:38 a.m., burglary alarm, Hwy. 9 North; Webster SO responds.
12:38 p.m., medical, Church Street, Mathiston; EMS responds.
12:39 p.m., deer hit vehicle, Hwy. 15 North; MHP responds.
3:34 p.m., vehicle hit fence, Hwy. 15; Mathiston PD responds.… Read more