Calendar of Events

Wright reunion The annual Wiley Wright reunion will be July 24 at the VFW building located right outside of Eupora on VFW Road off Hwy. 182. Registration will begin ‪at 9 a.m., lunch ‪at noon and a meeting ‪at 1:30 p.m. Please bring a…

Watermelons galore at Maben Market

By Jane Collins Maben Farmers’ Market We had watermelons and more watermelons at the Maben Farmers’ Market on Saturday. Bright and early we had Brad Burgess and his wife, Coy, arrive with a truckload of beautiful red watermelons from his friend’s farm…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary I recently read “Top 3 Reasons to Improve Your Vocabulary,” published on “Litemind [sic]: Exploring Ways to Use our Minds Efficiently.” The website article pointed out that developing a vocabulary…

911 Calls

July 11 8:12 a.m., medical, Gilbert Hill Road; Mathiston FD responds. 9:26 a.m., MVA, Natchez Trace Parkway; park ranger responds. 9:12 a.m., alarm, Spring Valley Road; Webster SO responds. 12:03 p.m., MVA, Gilbert Hill Road; EMS, Mathiston FD, Cumberland FD…

School Board accepts insurance proposal

From Staff Reports The Webster County School Board accepted a proposal for insurance coverage after hearing presentations during two meetings. On June 13, according to meeting minutes, Sandra Dewberry of Dewberry Insurance Co. and Bill Yate of Meek Insurance Agency…