Sports Schedules – 02/03/2016

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS District 2 AAA Tournament at Winston Academy
6 p.m. — Vardaman at Eupora
6 p.m. — Winona at French Camp
6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Hebron Christian

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Calendar of Events – 02/03/2016

Retired teachers
Webster County retired teachers will meet at 1 p.m. Feb. 3 at Mathiston First Baptist Church.
Rebecca Doss will bring the devotion. Barbara Coats, financial adviser to Modern Woodmen of American, will present the program emphasizing COLA investments … Read more

Time Capsules – 02/03/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Jan. 30, 1941

McCain Town News:
Mr. and Mrs. Grant McCain and daughter, Dorothy, visited Mrs. Laura Carroll near Embry last Sunday.

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FUMC begins Lent with Ash Wednesday service

From Church Reports
First United Methodist Church extends an invitation to an “Ash Wednesday Service” on Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the sanctuary.
This service marks the beginning of “Lent,” which is a time of spiritual preparation … Read more

Education notes – 02/03/2016

Locals among MSU graduates
Mississippi State University has announced graduates for the 2015 fall term for Webster County.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. … Read more