Supervisor conference targets funding for county services

By Bob Ratliff

MSU Extension Center for Government and Community Development

 

BILOXI – The state’s county supervisors expressed concern about funding for essential services in numerous discussions at the 2013 Mississippi Association of Supervisors Conference.

Most of Mississippi’s 410 … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I visited a website titled “Building a Better Vocabulary,” which pointed out that everyone, from beginning English students to veterans in journalism, knows the frustration of not having the right … Read more

Local students among degree candidates

These University of Mississippi students from Webster County are among 3,541 spring semester and summer semester candidates for degrees:

May

Sealy Shaw Smith, bachelor of arts in journalism

Anna Ruth Chesteen, bachelor of arts in education

August

Ashley Niccole Edwards, … Read more

Jail docket

July 2

Amanda Hill, DOB 07-27-80, WF; SO2: possession of methamphetamine.

Sean McCraw, DOB 06-11-76, WM; SO5: hold for MDOC.

Christopher Hill, DOB 01-22,80, BM; Eupora 4: from court: serve 14 days for fines or pay $318.

July 4

Brick … Read more

GTPDD holds Advisory Committee meeting

By Russell Hood

The Webster Progress-Times

 

The July 1 Board of Supervisors meeting included the annual Webster County Advisory Committee meeting of the Golden Triangle Planning and Development District.

Chancery Clerk Russ Turner was reappointed 2013-14 advisory chairman and … Read more

Regions Bank names George financial consultant

Regions Bank has announced that Andrew George has been named a financial consultant with Regions Investment Solutions.

His office will be located at the bank’s University Drive branch in Starkville. He is available by appointment at all other Regions Bank … Read more