Extension visits with Harper

U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper (center) visits with Mississippi State University Extension Agents Andy Braswell Sr. of Greenwood, Kimberly Gowdy of Gulfport, Jennifer Williams of Eupora and Donna Beliech of Brandon. They met with Harper (3rd District) during a trip to…

FCA Blossman Waterfront dedicated

By Sylvia Dickson On April 18, the new Blossman Waterfront at French Camp Academy was dedicated at the Rising Son Retreat Center. It is named for John R. Blossman, who served on the FCA Board of Trustees from 1973 until…

V’s Graduation

V’s Peace, Love and Happy Faces preschool graduation is May 12 at Tomnolen Baptist Church at 6 p.m. Graduates include (top to bottom) John Austin Myers, Shepherd Creely, Parker Dickerson, Cameron Coleman, Cayden Clardy, Barrett Hyer, Ryder Weeks, Kade Pennington, Micah…

Local retired educators meet

By Sandra Dalton The Local Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met April 6 for their regular meeting in the Mathiston Baptist Church Fellowship Center. Charlotte Ray had a very inspiring devotion using encouraging Bible verses for daily life, titled “The…

Blaylock named Webster County’s DYW

By Gwen Sisson In preparation for the Distinguished Young Women 2017 program, Greer Blaylock learned to live the motto: “to be your best self.” “Through this process, each second of time preparing has shown me what that truly means,” Blaylock…

911 Calls

April 25 11:25 a.m., fire, Rebecca Street; Mathiston FD responds. 11:43 a.m., medical, Medical Plaza; EMS responds. 11:51 a.m., medical, East Walnut; EMS responds. 5:10 p.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82; Webster SO responds. 5:57 p.m., suspicious activity, Adams Avenue; Eupora…