Letters to the editor – 06/10/15

Greed is the main chemical of Big Pharma Have you written your favorite career politician lately? You really should; you will get a little education. I wrote both our senators protesting the way the government has granted the pharmaceutical industry…

Legals – 06/10/15

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Obituaries – 06/10/15

Fred Hansford June 4, 2015 Services for Fred Hansford, 70, of Eupora were June 6, 2015, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Jimmy Dale Porter officiating. Burial was in Greensboro Cemetery. Mr. Hansford was a retired law enforcement officer with…

Head Start garden

COURTESY PHOTO Children at Eupora Head Start, assisted by teacher Ida Brunty, tend to a garden at the center. The children learned about planting and gardening during April — 

County’s unemployment rate 6.1 percent

From Staff Reports Webster County’s unemployment rate decreased nine-tenths of a percentage point to 6.1 percent in April, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. The jobless rate was 7 percent in March, while unemployment was at 8.5 percent…