Time Capsules – 11/11/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Nov. 14, 1940 For Their Country Hoke Smith Morgan and Jesse Elmo Brooks, two volunteers from the list of selected service men, are two modern Webster County warriors who will…

Boy Scout citrus, apple sale underway

For the WPT Troop 30 Boy Scouts has started their fall citrus sale that will last through the month of November. Delivery of the citrus is scheduled for about Dec. 10 or 11. Don’t miss out on this delicious fruit…

Holmes Bulldogs opens hoops season

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs went to 2-0 on the season last Thursday night with a 78-46 win over the Bears of Baton Rouge Community College. Holmes led 40-19 at halftime and then outscored the Bears 38-27 in the second…

Editorial roundup – 11/11/15

Initiative 42 predictably lost Initiative 42’s failure at the polls Tuesday was not all that surprising. Other than having more money to spend than the opposition, the effort to try to force the Mississippi Legislature’s hand when it comes to…