Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/14/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

From time to time readers of Vaughan’s Vocabulary will ask, “Where do you get your words?” “Well,” I respond, “they are words that I encounter from articles or books, or … Read more

WHS to open clinic in Kilmichael

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times

WINONA — On Oct. 5 at its regularly scheduled meeting, the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors approved a lease agreement between Webster Health Services Inc., which operates North Mississippi Medical … Read more

Time Capsules- 10/14/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Oct. 17, 1940

Mother of 8 EHS Alumni

Mrs. H.D. Weeks is a mother of eight children to be graduated from Eupora High School.

The children are: Mrs. Thelma Dean … Read more

USDA lists county among disaster areas

On Sept. 23, the U.S. Department of Agriculture designated 37 counties in Mississippi as primary natural disaster areas because of damages and losses caused by excessive rainfall, flash flooding and prolonged flooding that occurred from April 1-July 6.

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Coalition to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

From Press Reports

Red Ribbon Week, one of the most effective campaigns for preventing tobacco use among youth, takes place Oct. 23–31. This year’s Red Ribbon Week theme is “Respect Yourself. Be Drug Free.” The week is an opportunity for … Read more