Simmons seeks Election in Senate District 15

Cecil Simmons

From staff reports

I am Cecil L. Simmons and I am a candidate for the Mississippi State Senate in District 15. This district includes all of Choctaw and Webster counties and parts of Oktibbeha and Montgomery counties.

I have lived … Read more

Sales tax collections reported for July sales

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect July sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for area municipalities.

MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5 percent back to the … Read more

911 Calls – 09/23/15

Sept. 14
10:27 a.m., alarm, South Dunn; Eupora Police Department responds.
10:57 a.m., alarm, Stallings Road; Webster Sheriff’s Office responds.
11:54 a.m., MVA, Hwy. 82; Mathiston PD responds.

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Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/23/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

The first words that I learned to read, write, and pronounce from the printed page were taught to me by my grandmother and Captain Kangaroo (to this day I have … Read more