Jail Docket – 01/14/15

Jan. 6
Josh Allred, DOB 03-28-91, WM; Webster 12: simple assault/domestic violence.
Shelia Kelly, DOB 12-22-87, WF, Eupora 3: embezzlement.

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Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/14/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I watched Richard Wilbur’s English Version of “The Misanthrope” by Moliere, performed by the Carpetbaggers Theatre Group, based in Guiseley, West Yorkshire, England.

The story takes place in a … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/14/15

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. — East Webster girls vs. Ethel; 8:30 p.m. — East Webster boys … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/14/15

MLK Day Parade
The third annual MLK Day Parade will be Jan. 19. It will begin at Maben Public Library and end at West Oktibbeha County High School.

The speaker will be Dr. Walter Conley. The Controllers Generation II 4-H … Read more

HCC Lady Bulldogs off to strong 10-2 start to season

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs used a 42-point second half Thursday night to pull off a 69-58 non-division home win over the Southwest Mississippi Community College Lady Bears.

With the win, the Lady Bulldogs move to … Read more

Hospital warns of dangers of distracted driving

From Press Reports

Distracted driving includes any activity that could divert a person’s attention away from the primary task of driving.

All distractions endanger driver, passenger, and bystander safety. Common types of distractions, according to North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora, include:… Read more