Proficient MCT2 rewards

On Aug. 29, Eupora Elementary School students who scored Proficient on both areas of the 2013-14 MCT2 test were treated to a fun day on the school playground and a pizza party.… Read more

Sports Schedules – 9/10/14


Prep Softball
4 p.m. — Heritage at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — French Camp at Nanih Waiya (DH)
6 p.m. — Houston at East Webster
6:15 p.m. — Leake Central at Louisville
6:30 p.m. —Ethel at Noxapater… Read more

911 calls for 9/10/14

Sept. 1
2:45 p.m., medical, Clarkson Road; Clarkson FD, EMS respond.
3:38 p.m., domestic, Coleman Drive; Eupora PD responds.
4:01 p.m., medical, Thinnes Drive; EMS, Webster SO respond.
4:14 p.m., alarm, EPD responds.
7:21 p.m., possible drunk driver on Natchez … Read more

Hunting, fishing and music: then and now

By Don Pounds

My father, the late Curtis Pounds, reigned supreme in hunting, fishing and music.

He started Pounds Archery Co. in 1959, where he manufactured the famed Pounds recurve bows. … Read more

School Board discusses personnel matter

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board discussed a personnel matter during a previous meeting.

The board voted to go into executive session to discuss the personnel matter Aug. 11 after President Bobby McMullen called for a motion to … Read more

4-County clarifies information

From Press Reports

The Mississippi Public Service Commission announced Sept. 8 that some electric cooperatives in Mississippi have what the PSC terms “excess funds” that should be returned to their members.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 9/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

John LaCarna’s “Build Your Vocabulary Skills! A Quick and Easy Method” uses a key and link sentence for each word to help the reader remember the meaning.

For example, LaCarna … Read more