Relay features Mardi Gras Parade

From Press Reports

Eupora 20th Century is sponsoring the Mardi Gras Parade of Floats to kick off Webster County Relay for Life 2015.

The parade starts at 10 a.m. Saturday on the track at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora. It is … Read more

Jail Docket – 04/22/15

April 13
William D. Oakman, DOB 03-15-90, WM; Eupora 7: suspended driver’s license.
Anthony Rushing, DOB 12-28-75, WM; Webster 4: public drunk.

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E911 Calls – 04/22/15

April 13
2:27 p.m., medical, Long Branch Road; EMS, Eupora EMRs respond.
4:55 p.m. medical, Hwy. 9; EMS responds.
6:47 p.m., 911 hang-up call, Naron Avenue; Eupora PD responds.
6:57 p.m., dog complaint, Creswell Road.
11:03 p.m., suspicious vehicle, South … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/22/15

Junior College Baseball
3 p.m. — Holmes at Itawamba (DH)
3 p.m. — Southwest Miss. at East Central (DH)
4 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at EMCC (DH)
College Baseball
6:30 p.m. — Memphis at Ole Miss

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Mathiston man detained on warrant from Ackerman

From Press Reports

On April 10, officers from the Starkville Police Department conducted a traffic stop that resulted in one felony drug arrest and two misdemeanor drug arrests.

A car driven by Thomas D. Green, 32, of Mathiston was stopped … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/22/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I recently encountered what I call vocabulary building homophones, advanced words that have the same pronunciation but different meanings.

Typically homophones have only a one-letter difference, and this can be … Read more