Blossom end rot, buckeye rot affecting tomatoes

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

A couple of problems have been occurring with tomato fruit.

One is an area of smoky or tangled-thread looking black areas on the side … Read more

More 3rd-graders pass reading test

From Press & Staff Reports
 
Cumulative school- and district-level passing rates for the Third-Grade Reading Summative Assessment are now available to the public.

Statewide, nearly 91 percent of third-graders have achieved a passing score on the Third-Grade Reading Summative Assessment, … Read more

Jail Docket – 06/17/15

June 9
Christopher Gaston, DOB 04-14-86, BM; SO7: possession of marijuana with intent to sell.
June 11
Cody B. Clark, DOB 09-22-81, BM; SO7: MDOC hold: domestic violence.
Anthony Shurden, DOB 06-11-96, WM; walk-in: hold for evaluation (released June 13 … Read more

Live long: become tobacco-free

From Press Reports

May 31 was World No Tobacco Day — a day to support those who have made the choice to live tobacco-free.
Everyone needs support and a cheerleader who will continue to push them toward success. The Tobacco-Free … Read more

Correction – 06/17/15

The Webster County Board of Supervisors voted in April to allow and direct the Justice Court clerk to issue summonses in the Justice Court case of State vs. William “Bill” Baker Jr. (Bill Baker), and to hold a trial in … Read more