Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

What is a noun for a slender, graceful woman or girl (this word is in the title of a Nathaniel Hawthorn story)? James Joyce in Ulysses uses a two-syllable word … Read more

Jail Docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 100 miscellaneous incident reports and 13 incident offense reports this week.

6/6/14 Iliesha Wynter … Read more

Vaughan’s vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Mary Ann Copeland, in the book Soap Opera History shares an anecdote about something that happened to Gloria Monty (1921-2006), the director of The Secret Storm. For a period during … Read more

Switching from mommy mode to work mode

Hope and Luke

By Amanda McBride

I left my house at 7:30 a.m. this morning with both kids and all three of us dressed. Well, Hope was still in her PJs. She refused to get dressed this morning. This was an accomplishment for … Read more