Editorial Roundup – 03/25/2015

Firing Dan Jones big mistake
By Charles Dunagin, Editor
McComb Enterprise-Journal

I don’t recall the exact date, but it was at least six months ago when I was told Dan Jones was going to lose his job as chancellor of … Read more

Time Capsules – 03/25/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: March 28, 1940

Jack Sugg Opens New Lion Station
Jack K. Sugg, young Eupora businessman, has opened a filling station on Highway 82 in the eastern part of Eupora’s fast-growing … Read more

Holmes’ history-making season ends in heartbreaking loss

From school reports

The history-making 2014-15 basketball season came to a painful end here today in the quarterfinals of the NJCAA National Tournament with the Holmes Community College Bulldogs falling to the Hill College Rebels, 73-72.

The Bulldogs ended the … Read more

Get head start with transplants 

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

Instead of waiting for seeds to sprout, set out transplants to give yourself an edge on the gardening season. Choose young transplants that have … Read more

Board accepts wireless network bid

From Staff Reports

Webster County School District board members accepted a bid for a wireless network system at a previous meeting.

Howard Technology Solutions submitted the lone bid of $106,339 for the districtwide wireless network system, according to minutes of … Read more

Deadlines given for congressional election

From Press Reports

Because of the passing of Congressman Alan Nunnelee, a vacancy exists in the 1st District for U.S. Congress.

Gov. Phil Bryant has set the date of the special election to fill the vacancy on May 12. If … Read more