Editorial Roundup

Hot-car deaths: Err on mercy’s side Grenada attorney Carlos Moore has a habit of overplaying the race card when representing his clients. He charges racism so often that after a while it’s easy to dismiss his knee-jerk allegations. It’s difficult,…

Birth

Hayden Dakota Stoker Richard and Teri Stoker of Stewart announce the birth of a son, Hayden Dakota Stoker. Hayden arrived July 18, 2016, at 9:44 p.m. at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and…

Neighbors seek dangerous dog law in county

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times Two Cadaretta neighbors want to see a leash law for dangerous dogs in Webster County after attacks on family pets by pit bulls, including one fatal mauling. Jane Worthy and Candace Bingham say they…

Pittman joins Bank of Kilmichael board

From Press Reports Rodney K. Mortimer, chairman of the board at the Bank of Kilmichael, along with its board of directors, is pleased to announce that Alfred D. Pittman has been appointed as a new director for the bank. Pittman…

Sports briefs

Ole Miss Hoops to host Baylor Jan. 28 at 5 p.m. OXFORD — Ole Miss’ SEC/Big 12 Challenge presented by Sonic matchup against the Baylor Bears Jan. 28 will be televised on ESPN2 at 5 p.m., the Southeastern Conference office…