Category: News

Locals among EMCC grads

East Mississippi Community College held spring 2015 graduation ceremonies May 8 and 9 at its Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses. The ceremonies included more than 500 academic and career-technical students who graduated from the Scooba, Golden Triangle, Columbus Air Force…

911 Calls – 06/03/15

May 25 3:04 p.m., MVA, Hwy. 15; MHP responds. 6:44 p.m., Patridge Street; transferred to Oktibbeha. 6:58 p.m., disturbance, Draine Road; Webster SO responds. 9:45 p.m., medical; EMS responds. May 26

Mother’s memories of childhood shared

By Michael Brannon My late mother, as many of you know, loved to write. She wrote letters, poems, stories and memories. In her honor I am going to share her childhood memories (in installments). Mother faced many challenges in her…

Are you qualified to serve in Kingdom of God?

By Bro. J.B. Rowe During certain times of the year political offices have a change in leadership. Positions open from the lowest level of service unto the highest. Each position has its own guidelines or qualifications, towns, cities, counties, regions,…

Time Capsules – 06/03/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: June 6, 1940 The New Taylors’ Launch Big Sale The New Taylors’ large Eupora department store will launch a big June sale Friday morning of this week in which hundreds…

State associations align to save joint state county work program

Jackson, MS: Mississippi cities and counties strongly oppose the decision of the new Mississippi Department of Correction’s (MDOC) Commissioner to do away with the Joint State County Work Program (JSCWP). In an effort to save $3 million dollars for the…

Calendar of Events – 06/03/15

Maben Farmers’ Market opening Maben Farmers’ Market will open June 5 at 7:30 a.m. Come buy fresh produce, handmade products, home-cooked foods and flea market items. Vendors should call 263-8348 to register. The fee will be $5 each market for…

Legals – 06/03/15

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WEBSTER COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI JAMES A. MCCAIN AND DONOVAN J. MCCAIN – PLAINTIFFS VERSUS CAUSE NO. 2015-61