Prune crape myrtles, other plants properly

Because You Asked By Lisa Stewart, Extension County Director, Webster County Can I prune my crape myrtles now? According to Jeff Wilson, area horticulture specialist, we’ve all seen it happen, and some of us have even committed it. We try…

Rep. Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood The Mississippi House of Representatives convened on January 5, 2016. Philip Gunn was re-elected Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives without opposition. During the month of January, the House addressed two (2) election contests that were…

Time Capsules – 02/10/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Feb. 6, 1941 Col. Hitt Called to U.S. Army Arnold D. Hitt of Eupora, at present a member of the Mississippi State Highway Patrol, has received orders to report on…

Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination. Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the…