Church destroyed by fire

Crossroads Baptist Church is engulfed in flames as volunteer fire departments work to control the fire.

By Amanda McBride

Louisville Publishing

 

Crossroads Baptist Church of Mathiston was destroyed after an early-morning fire on Jan. 7.

The church is located in northern Choctaw County at 580 Crossroads Church Road.

The Mathiston Fire Department responded to the … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

On the “Vocabulary Can Be Fun” website I came upon a strategy of how to expand vocabulary. Divide your vocabulary into three groups. The first category has words you’re confident … Read more

Abel makes President’s List at Northwest

 

Wenona Abel of Gore Springs was among the list of distinguished Northwest Mississippi Community College students to be recognized for making the President’s List for their academic work during the fall 2013 semester.

Those students completing 12 or more … Read more

Obituaries

Alma Barnett

Jan. 7, 2014

Services for Alma Barnett, 75, of Eupora were Jan. 9, 2013, at Cumberland Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronald Barnett officiating. Burial was in Clarkson Cemetery.

She was born Nov. 24, 1938, in Bolivar County. … Read more

WCSB approves payment to architectural firm

From Staff Reports

 

The Webster County School Board handled various agenda items at its Dec. 9 meeting, minutes reflect.

As requested by Superintendent of Education Jack Treloar, the board approved issuance of a $3,649.80 check to Bailey Architecture Education … Read more

Eupora hoopsters open region play with splits

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

It was an up and down week for the Eupora High School basketball teams, but both the Eagles and Lady Eagles bounced back from region losses to Calhoun City to take key league … Read more