Category: News

Jail Docket – 04/08/2015

March 31
Earnest Willhite, DOB 06-01-81, WM; MDOC: grand larceny.
Brittney Cruise, DOB 10-22-87, Webster 5: felony possession of meth.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/08/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Some Vaughan’s Vocabulary readers have remarked that they like the table technique of learning advanced words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need five columns and 21 … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/08/2015

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8
Junior College Baseball
1 pm. — Coahoma at Holmes (DH)
1 p.m. — EMCC at Northeast Mississippi (DH)
3 p.m. — Miss. Delta at Itawamba (DH)
4 p.m. — East Central at Meridian CC (DH)
Junior College … Read more

Time Capsules – 04/08/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 11, 1940

‘Gone With the Wind’ Next Week
J.F. Wofford, progressive owner of Eupora Theatre, announces that the famous moving picture classic “Gone With the Wind” will be shown … Read more

Eagles enter week riding four-game winning streak

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School baseball team won all four games it played last week, including three by just a one-run margin.

The Eagles, which entered the week on a four-game winning streak, are 7-3 … Read more

CHAMPS program recruiting math teachers

From Press Reports

Are you a fourth- through eighth-grade teacher of mathematics? Are you interested in professional growth and development? If so, the Creating High Achievement in Mathematics and Problem Solving program is looking for you.

Thanks to a $1.2 … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 04/08/2015

Human Capital: Merely Buying Time
The fact that the 2015 legislative session is drawing to a close with the status quo having been maintained may be viewed as a victory of sorts – but alas all indications are that it … Read more

Holmes baseball knocks off No. 1-ranked Hinds, 7-6

From combined reports

Terrell Hodges and Carr Mcinnis banged out three hits apiece on Thursday to lead the Bulldogs of Holmes Community College to a 7-6 win over homestanding Hinds, the No. 1 ranked NJCAA Division II baseball program in … Read more

Local retired educators meet

By Sandra Dalton

The local retired educators met April 1 for their regular meeting at the First Baptist Church of Mathiston’s fellowship hall.

President Sue Cooper called the meeting to order, then gave a thought-inspiring devotion on being just ordinary … Read more

FC Rodeo to be held April 17-18

From press & staff reports

French Camp Academy will sponsor a Rodeo event on April 17 and 18 at the Riding Arena & Stables located on the French Camp campus at 7 p.m.

This event is PCA sanctioned and provides … Read more