Clifton ‘PeeWee’
Dec. 6, 2015
Graveside services with military honors for Clifton “PeeWee” Borel, 83, of Starkville were Dec. 12, 2015, at Moore Cemetery in Brooksville.
He was born Nov. 12, 1932, in Louisiana. Mr. Borel was a retired … Read more

Choctaw County native Woods gains another state title

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Not long after Ricky Woods took the job as head football coach at Starkville High School earlier this year, one of his new players approached him.
“The first day we were in the weight room, he … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan
infrequently used words to strengthen your

During January, my Theatre Appreciation students and I will watch a recorded performance of William Shakespeare’s “Henry IV Part 1.” Before we watch each act, I will elucidate what the … Read more

In our community

God’s Love
Evangelist Francie Hemphill
God’s love is like a bouquet of long stem red roses, it is beautiful to the one who receives it. Thank you heavenly Father for your love. St. John 3:16 For God so loved the … Read more

Sports Schedule

College Basketball
8 p.m. — MSU at Florida State
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Clarkdale
6 p.m. — East Webster at Houlka
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Louisville … Read more

E911 Calls

Nov. 24
10:43 a.m., Hwy. 15, Livestock on Hwy., CSO
8:32 p.m., Murphy Dr., Dispute, CSO
8:38 p.m., Hwy. 9, MVA, CSO, APD, MHP 
Nov. 25
1:05 a.m., Chester St. Medical Call, EMS
5:27 a.m., Cherry St., Disturbance, APD
Nov.26… Read more

Itawamba set to host Winter Softball Clinic in January

From school reports
FULTON – The 2016 Itawamba Community College Winter Softball Clinic will be a one-day event, held on Saturday, Jan. 23 at the ICC Spring Sports Indoor Facility on the Fulton Campus, located at 107 West Staub Street, … Read more

Head Start oversight suspended ‘indefinitely’

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
The Winona Times
WINONA – Administrative oversight of Head Start and Early Head Start in six counties, including Webster, by Central Mississippi Inc. has been suspended indefinitely
According to a spokesman for the Administration for Children … Read more