East Webster High Honor Roll

East Webster High School has released its Honor Roll for the fourth nine weeks: A Honor Roll Alexis Adams, Rachel Adams, Macie Allen, Rodney Allen, Emma Andrews, Janey Aron, Jessica Aron, Rebecca Bell, Melony Berryhill, Lila Bigham, Zoe Bigham, Lindsey…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. Recently I was reading about the life of Carl Sandburg (1878-1967), an American poet, biographer and collector of folk songs. According to the American Educator Encyclopedia, Sandburg was born in…

Jail docket

June 13 Kenneth Bridges, DOB 12-11-86, WM; Webster 6: careless driving and possession of meth. June 14 R.B. Varner, DOB 11-27-89, WM; MDOC: probation violation. Cynthia Johnson, DOB 12-07-67, WF; Constable 2/Kilgore: hold for Montgomery County. June 15 Michael Sharpe,…

Corrections

The names of Webster County School Board member Scott Hollenhead and East Webster Elementary School Counselor Kelly Powell should have been included in the cutline for the photo accompanying the June 15 article “School Board honors Student of the Month”…

Clearing up questions

I am writing this to clarify last week’s column and to address the questions I received. No, I don’t support Hillary Clinton. Yes, she has done some terrible things also. Her policies as Secretary of State got four Americans killed…

Obituaries

Nicholas Clay ‘Nick’ Jones June 15, 2016 Services for Nicholas Clay “Nick” Jones, 20, of Stewart were June 21, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home in Winona with the Rev. Randy Bridges officiating. Burial was in Milligan Springs Cemetery. He was…