Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan
Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What’s a word that’s made up of three three-letter words? The first of the three is a synonym for “automobile” and the third is a synonym for “attempt”? What did … Read more

Obituary – Rupert Watson Jr.

Services for Rupert Calvin Watson Jr., 91, of Amory are 11 a.m. May 1, 2014, at the E.E. Pickle Funeral Home Chapel in Amory with Dr. Lloyd Sweatt officiating. A graveside committal will follow at 3 p.m. at the Eupora … Read more

Teachers-in-training plant seeds of kindness

From Press Reports

In support of an ongoing anti-bullying initiative at a Starkville middle school, nearly two dozen Mississippi State University education majors planted seeds of kindness, literally and figuratively.
Early in the spring semester, Armstrong Middle School sixth-graders initiated … Read more

Obituary – Mavis Christine Perry

Mavis Christine Perry, 87, of Kilmichael, MS, passed away on April 24, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Jackson, MS.
She was born in Grenada County, MS, on March 15, 1927. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethany Church … Read more