Hunting, fishing and music: then and now

By Don Pounds

My father, the late Curtis Pounds, reigned supreme in hunting, fishing and music.

He started Pounds Archery Co. in 1959, where he manufactured the famed Pounds recurve bows.

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School Board discusses personnel matter

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board discussed a personnel matter during a previous meeting.

The board voted to go into executive session to discuss the personnel matter Aug. 11 after President Bobby McMullen called for a motion to … Read more

4-County clarifies information

From Press Reports

The Mississippi Public Service Commission announced Sept. 8 that some electric cooperatives in Mississippi have what the PSC terms “excess funds” that should be returned to their members.

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Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 9/10/14

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

John LaCarna’s “Build Your Vocabulary Skills! A Quick and Easy Method” uses a key and link sentence for each word to help the reader remember the meaning.

For example, LaCarna … Read more

Holmes drops 28-14 road decision to Pearl River

By Steve Diffey
Special to The Progress Times

POPLARVILLE — Holmes Community College freshman running back Dre Massey had eight carries for 108 yards and scored two touchdowns, but it wasn’t enough as Pearl River Community College defeated the visiting … Read more