Sports Schedules – 01/07/2015

Mens College Basketball
8 p.m. — Tennessee at MSU

Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. … Read more

Qualifying period opens in Mississippi

From Press Reports

The qualifying period for state elected offices is now open in Mississippi. These offices are open for election in 2015:
• Statewide Elected Officials
• State Senators and Representatives
• Transportation and Public Service Commissioners

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Pay up or be locked up

From Webster County Justice Court

The Webster County Justice Court will be collecting past-due fines.

If you owe fines to the court and you are not making timely payments, a warrant for your arrest will be issued. These warrants will … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 01/07/2015

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

One of my favorite pop music groups from the 1960s and 1970s was Paul Revere and the Raiders. A few years into its career, “Featuring Mark Lindsay” was added to … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 01/07/2015

Beware of scam phone calls
On the evening of Dec. 30, while busy with other things, I answered the phone to be greeted by a friendly voice.

The man calling identified himself as Jason Rebekman, and started his talk with … Read more