Corrections

The cutline for the June 14 photo “Rotary speaker” on Page 13 contained some incorrect information. It should have read, “Sister Alies Therese of the Catholic community was guest speaker at the May 30 meeting of the Rotary Club. She…

Church News

Montevista Baptist Montevista Baptist Church will have a singing at 5 p.m. Saturday featuring the Slaton Family from Greenwood. Dorroh Lake Boys Camp Dorroh Lake Baptist Assembly is accepting applications for Boys Camp (ages 7-16), which is Monday-‪June 29. Cost is $200.…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Min-Hsun Chiang, associate professor at Columbia University, describes the importance of vocabulary with a series of similes. I have selected four of my favorites of Dr. Chiang’s vocabulary similes. A writer’s vocabulary is like a chef’s pantry and words are…

FEMA/MEMA briefing

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Officials from Webster, Calhoun and Montgomery counties gathered June 6 at the Eupora Depot for a grant application briefing from FEMA and Mississippi Emergency Management Agency representatives. The briefing given to local governments dealt with application procedures for…