Get head start with transplants 

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

Instead of waiting for seeds to sprout, set out transplants to give yourself an edge on the gardening season. Choose young transplants that have … Read more

Board accepts wireless network bid

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members accepted a bid for a wireless network system at a previous meeting.

Howard Technology Solutions submitted the lone bid of $106,339 for the districtwide wireless network system, according to minutes of … Read more

Deadlines given for congressional election

From Press Reports

Because of the passing of Congressman Alan Nunnelee, a vacancy exists in the 1st District for U.S. Congress.

Gov. Phil Bryant has set the date of the special election to fill the vacancy on May 12. If … Read more

Jail Docket – 03/25/2015

March 13
James Norman, DOB 01-17-63, WM; Webster 9: jail support.
March 16
Victoria Kelly, DOB 01-25-88, WF; MDOC: probation violation.
Xemenia Dillon, DOB 09-09-90. WF: MDOC: probation violation.

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Sports Schedules – 03/25/2015

College Baseball
Noon — Mississippi State at Kentucky
1:30 p.m. — Florida at Ole Miss
College Softball
1 p.m. — Delta State at Alabama-Huntsville
1 p.m. — Mississippi State at Ole Miss

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Education Notes – 03/25/2015

Cooper inducted into Phi Kappa Phi
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Anna Cooper of Mantee has been initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all … Read more