Weather pattern excellent for vegetables

By David Nagel Extension Horticulture Specialist The pattern of a few days of sunshine followed by a rain event followed by sun followed by rain is annoying to gardeners, but is good for the plants in the garden. Low temperatures…

Time Capsules – 03/30/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: March 27, 1941 Clem Sullivan Gets a Duck The Webster Progress has a new pet. Clem Sullivan of Walthall on the way to Eupora Saturday morning captured a duck on…

Representative takes heat for email

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson Editor and Publisher The Winona Times   WINONA — Rep. Karl Oliver (R-Winona) drew widespread criticism after an emailed exchange with a Gulfport woman was reported in The Clarion Ledger.  After the story was posted on the…

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 aynrand.org, the official website of the…