Corrections – 02/25/2015

Khyati Ganatra of Mathiston made the Chancellor’s Honor Roll for the 2014 fall semester at the University of Mississippi. Her last name was misspelled in an article Feb. 4 on Page 9.

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4-County reaches monumental safety milestone

From Press Reports

Employees of 4-County Electric Power Association are celebrating a safety milestone.

The local rural electric cooperative has worked 1 million hours without a lost-time accident, a monumental accomplishment based on national industry standards. 4-County reached the milestone … Read more

911 Calls – 02/25/2015

Feb. 16
3:13 p.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds.
Feb. 17
1:49 a.m., welfare concern, Adams Avenue; Eupora PD responds.
9:04 a.m., unattended death, Snyder Road; coroner requested.
11:02 a.m., medical, East Walnut; EMS responds.
12:27 p.m., medical, Factory … Read more

Time Capsules – 02/25/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Feb. 22, 1940

Col. Taylor in Charge
Col. Daniel M. Taylor, recently appointed field representative of the Auto Tag Division of the state Motor Vehicle Department, has been placed in … Read more

Students recognized for academic success

Delta State University students Justin Boatman and Kathryn Hutto of Webster County were named to the President’s List of Delta Scholars for earning a 3.80 to 4.00 grade point average while attempting 12 or more academic hours during the 2014 … Read more