Category: News

Stay up to date with your medications

By David Dabbs, Pharm.D.
NMMC-Eupora
 
The world of healthcare today can be a complicated place.

A different physician for different conditions, multiple medications and appointments to keep can come together to form a potential monster of a schedule to manage. … Read more

Soil now warm enough for planting peas

By David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialist
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

Tomato growers may be seeing twisted, strapped leaves and petioles on their plants.

Tomatoes are sensitive to auxin-like herbicides such as 2,4-D. A neighbor may have applied … Read more

Time Capsules

75 Years Ago: May 2, 1940

Hitchhiker Slugs Tomnolen Man
Bill Bailey, prominent young man of Tomnolen, was kind-hearted Tuesday afternoon when about four o’clock on highway 82 two miles south of Eupora he picked up a hitchhiker, who after … Read more

Jail Docket – 04/29/15

April 20
R.B. Varner, DOB 11-27-89, WM; MDOC Talford: probation violation (MDOC hold).
April 21
Ronald D. Ross, DOB 09-07-71, BM; MDOC Modzelewsk: Circuit Court warrant for embezzlement.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 04/29/15

MayFest in the Park
The third annual MayFest in the Park will be May 2 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Mathiston park.… Read more

Cyclist, 87, dies on Natchez Trace

From Press & Staff Reports

MATHISTON — A Wisconsin man riding a bicycle along the Natchez Trace Parkway died April 20.

According to park rangers, De Loyd E. Stertz, 87, of Altoona, Wis., was riding his bicycle south on the … Read more

E911 Calls – 04/29/15

April 20
8:39 a.m., alarm, Hwy. 403; Webster SO responds.
9:51 p.m., medical, Clarkson Road; EMS responds.
10:07 p.m., items found in parking lot, Hwy. 82, Mathiston; Mathiston PD responds.
1:25 p.m., man lying in road, Natchez Trace Parkway; parkway … Read more

East Webster blanks Coahoma twice to reach second round

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
 
East Webster had to wait until Monday night to find out who it would play in the second round of the MHSAA Class 2A State Baseball Playoffs. But whether it be Baldwyn or Hollandale-Simmons … Read more

‘Tomato Battles’ promote disease-resistant plants

From Press Reports

The Mississippi State University Extension Service is holding “Tomato Battles” in Webster, Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lowndes, Marshall, Oktibbeha, Prentiss and Union counties.

Scott Cagle, Chickasaw County coordinator for the MSU Extension Service, said the competitions are designed to … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/29/15

WED, APRIL 29
College Softball
6 pm. — Ole Miss at Mississippi Valley State

THURSDAY, APRIL 30
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Starkville Christian
College Baseball… Read more