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
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
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
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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From School Reports
STARKVILLE — Mississippi State (4-2, 1-2 SEC) beat Troy (1-4) 45-17 in front of a crowd of 60,000 at Davis Wade Stadium Saturday afternoon. The victory secured win No. 50 at MSU for head coach Dan Mullen.… Read more
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