Category: News

State’s alligator numbers allow hunting for 10th year

By Jessica Tegt Wildlife Extension Professor Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture – Mississippi State University To keep the population of the official state reptile in check, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks will allow alligator hunting for…

School is in — smoking is out

From Press Reports Mississippi high school student Michael Henderson appreciates the fact that he can go to school and not feel pressure from his classmates to use tobacco products. “I am 100 percent behind the ‘no tobacco products on school…

911 Calls – 09/02/15

Aug. 24 7:28 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 15 and Scott Avenue; Mathiston FD, Mathiston PD, EMS respond. 9:56 a.m., medical, Snow Bottom Road; EMS, Walthall FD respond. 2:28 p.m., medical, Shaw Road; EMS, Walthall FD respond.

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURS, SEPT. 3 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy 5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater 5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel 5:30/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Bruce

Ole Miss Rebels set to open season Saturday against UT-Martin

From school reports OXFORD  – As the dog days of summer wind down, Ole Miss is wrapping up fall camp with the season opener against Tennessee-Martin looming this week. The Rebels concluded a two-hour practice Friday on the practice fields…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/02/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary After a conversation in which I had an uncertainty about the usages of alumna, alumnus, alumni and alumnae, I knew it would be good to review these terms and write…

Calendar of Events – 09/02/15

Soap-making workshop Sept. 3 Webster County Extension will be hosting a cold-process soap-making workshop on Sept. 3 at 5:30 p.m. The workshop will be held at the Eupora Depot. Spots are limited so call the Extension office at 258-3971 to…

Jail Docket – 09/02/15

Aug. 25 Rhonda McClain, DOB 10-19-63, WF; SO9 for Maben PD: hold for questioning/felony possession of cocaine (released Aug. 26 on $5,000 bond). Joey McClain, DOB 10-15-70, WM; SO3 for Maben PD: hold for questioning/probation violation — Mississippi Department of…

Legals – 09/02/15

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