Calendar of Events & Church News

Clarkson/Fame FD

stew fundraiser

The Clarkson/Fame Fire Department will have Brunswick stew fundraiser Jan. 25 starting at 11 a.m. at the fire station.

The cost is $20 a gallon, $10 a half-gallon and $8 for a quart. Stew will also … Read more

McKibben named MC academic scholar

The Office of Academic Affairs for Mississippi College has released its list of academic scholars for the 2013 fall semester.

Mary Catherine McKibben of Maben was named to the President’s List.

To be eligible for the President’s List, a student … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I did some research on Epicurus (circa 341-270 B.C.), the author of epicureanism. The Athenian philosopher’s views on pleasure, freedom and friendship influenced the Greco-Roman world.

World Book Encyclopedia … Read more

County 1 step closer to house reconstructions

By Daniel Brunty

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The Webster County Board of Supervisors made forward progress in the effort to begin reconstruction of dilapidated houses in the community during its second monthly meeting Tuesday in the boardroom.

Housing Specialist Patsy … Read more

Sports schedules

THUR, JAN. 23

Prep Basketball

6 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County

6:30 p.m. — Winston Academy at Tri-County

Junior College Basketball

5:30 p.m. — Southwest Miss. at East Central

5:30/7:30 p.m. — Northwest Miss. at East Mississippi

6/8 p.m. … Read more

911 Calls

Jan. 13

7:48 a.m., medical, Gum Street; EMS responds.

8 a.m., medical, Old Walthall Road; EMS, Walthall FD respond.

12:55 p.m., alarm, Adams Avenue; Eupora PD responds.

2:57 p.m., medical, Clarkson Road; EMS responds.

7:10 p.m., MVA, Wood Circle; Mathiston … Read more