Calendar of Events – 09/09/15

Eupora Elementary PTO meeting Eupora Elementary School PTO will have a meeting at EES at 6:30 p.m. Sept 10. Punt, Pass and Kick Contest The annual Punt, Pass and Kick Contest will be held this year on Sept. 12 at…

Editorial Roundup – 09/09/15

Highway havoc is on the rise The most recent report on U.S. highway fatalities was a disturbing and somewhat confusing bag. In the first six months of this year, traffic deaths were up 14 percent. Injuries were higher by a…

Time Capsules – 09/09/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: Sept. 12, 1940 County Fair Draws Crowds Large crowds are thronging the midway afternoons and nights this week at the annual Webster County Fair, which started Monday on the W.H.…

Jail Docket – 09/09/15

Aug. 31 Dontavious Deloach, DOB 06-10-93, BM; A&A Bail Bonds: failure to appear on bond. Sept. 1 Michael L. Johnson, DOB 04-27-74, WM; Webster 4: DUI-2nd.

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 09/09/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary. In June, when my wife and I became members of the First Baptist Church of Starkville, I learned that numerous individuals at FBC have been reading Vaughan’s Vocabulary for a…