Jail Docket – 04/22/15

April 13
William D. Oakman, DOB 03-15-90, WM; Eupora 7: suspended driver’s license.
Anthony Rushing, DOB 12-28-75, WM; Webster 4: public drunk.

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E911 Calls – 04/22/15

April 13
2:27 p.m., medical, Long Branch Road; EMS, Eupora EMRs respond.
4:55 p.m. medical, Hwy. 9; EMS responds.
6:47 p.m., 911 hang-up call, Naron Avenue; Eupora PD responds.
6:57 p.m., dog complaint, Creswell Road.
11:03 p.m., suspicious vehicle, South … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/22/15

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22
Junior College Baseball
3 p.m. — Holmes at Itawamba (DH)
3 p.m. — Southwest Miss. at East Central (DH)
4 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at EMCC (DH)
College Baseball
6:30 p.m. — Memphis at Ole Miss

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Mathiston man detained on warrant from Ackerman

From Press Reports

On April 10, officers from the Starkville Police Department conducted a traffic stop that resulted in one felony drug arrest and two misdemeanor drug arrests.

A car driven by Thomas D. Green, 32, of Mathiston was stopped … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/22/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

I recently encountered what I call vocabulary building homophones, advanced words that have the same pronunciation but different meanings.

Typically homophones have only a one-letter difference, and this can be … Read more

National Champion EMCC to host three summer football camps

From school reports

Three-time NJCAA Champion East Mississippi Community College is scheduled to conduct three separate summer football camps during the month of June on the Scooba campus.

Having claimed three NJCAA National Championships over the past four seasons, the … Read more