Category: News

Bryant signs autism insurance bill

From Press & Staff Reports

Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 885 into law on March 26 at the state Capitol.

The measure requires insurance plans to provide coverage for autism treatment, including Applied Behavior Analysis therapy. ABA therapy is … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/29/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I came upon the word cynosure, pronounced “SIGH-nuh-sure” or “SIN-uh-sure.”

This noun means something that gets attention because of its brilliance and interest. Something that provides guidance or direction … Read more

Obituaries – 04/29/15

Frances K. Martin
April 20, 2015
Services for Frances K. Martin, 82, of Ackerman were April, 24, 2015, at Weir Baptist Church with the Rev. Jared Busby officiating. Burial was in Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Weir.

She was born Sept. … Read more

Legals – 04/29/15

WHEREAS Cynthia Lutzenberger executed a Deed of Trust to Tower Loan of Mississippi, LLC, d/b/a Tower Loan of Eupora as beneficiary, with John E. Tucker as Trustee, which Deed of Trust is dated November 6, 2012 … Read more

Student receives trip to Disney World

Kailan Holmes with Mickey Mouse and her family, Jonathan and Kim Holmes and her brother, Jarren

By Gwen Sisson

Kailen Holmes said she loved “Give Kids The World” and “Magic Kingdom,” and she got to meet “Elisa” and “Anna” — what could be better than that? “Frozen” is her favorite movie!

For one Eupora Elementary School … Read more

Judge rules for defendants in Manus case

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

A federal judge has found in favor of the remaining defendants in a wrongful death suit brought after the arrest and incarceration of a Webster County man.

The March 31 ruling by U.S. District … Read more