Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 03/30/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I read about Ayn Rand (1905-1982), a Russian-born American novelist, philosopher, playwright and screenwriter.

I encourage you to visit “Discover Ayn Rand” at, the official website of the … Read more

Dunlap releasing ‘Short Mean Fiction’

By Callie Daniels Bryant
Senior Managing Editor

University of Mississippi alum and Webster County native William Dunlap is a celebrated artist whose works have been featured in prestigious collections such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Lauren Rogers Museum … Read more

School Board upholds discipline decision

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Webster County School Board members have upheld a committee’s decision regarding a student disciplinary matter, records show.

Board minutes from the March 7 meeting reflect that members voted to go into executive session to … Read more

Kelly hosts congressional art competition

From Press Reports

Do you know a high school artist interested in having their work displayed in the U.S. Capitol? Each year, Members of the U.S. House of Representatives sponsor a high school art competition.

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East Webster’s Wilkerson helps EMCC women sweep

From school reports

East Mississippi Community College successfully closed out its March home stand with a softball doubleheader sweep over Pearl River Community College in MACJC action Friday afternoon at the EMCC Softball Field. Following an 11-3 run-rule win over … Read more