Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/28/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. I have on file an article by Katherine Schulten titled “12 Ways to Learn Vocabulary with The New York Times.” Schulten, the editor of The Learning Network, pointed out that…

Aldermen approve water meter purchase

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The purchase of additional radio-read water meters was discussed at length during previous meetings of the Eupora Board of Aldermen. The city began the process of converting to an automatic meter reading system three…

Time Capsules – 10/28/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Oct. 31, 1940 Salt Creek News: Mrs. Emma Pittman of Eupora has been visiting friends and relatives in this community. She spent several days with Mrs. Rosalie Wilson, who has…

E911 calls – 10/28/15

Oct. 19 10:25 a.m., welfare check, Scarbrough Road, Bellefontaine; Webster SO responds. 12:07 p.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82, Mathiston; WSO responds. 2:43 p.m., alarm, North Dunn Street; Eupora PD responds. 5:13 p.m., grass fire, Robertson Farm Road; Mantee FD, Mathiston…

Calendar of Events – 10/28/15

Governor’s Job Fair Thursday Choctaw, Montgomery and Webster counties will host a Governor’s Job Fair at the Choctaw County Community Center at 898 College St. in Ackerman from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 29. Job opportunities will be available in many…