Trees and shrubs need proper pruning and mulching

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel

Extension Horticulture Specialists

This is not the best time to plant trees and shrubs. Heat and periods of drought in summer can take their toll on late-planted trees and shrubs. Save your money and … Read more


Nancy Jean Nunn Gregory

July 11, 2016

Services for Nancy Jean Nunn Gregory, 59, of Norman, Arkansas, were July 16, 2016, at Clear Springs Baptist Church near Ackerman with the Rev. Jim Rhodes officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.… Read more

Editorial roundup

Late in the game for tax study

The minds of the Republican leadership in Jackson work in some strange and mysterious ways.

Republicans take total control of the Capitol, pass an estimated 40 tax-cutting measures over five years worth $760 … Read more

Time Capsules

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: July 17, 1941

Aluminum Drive Well Underway

With the completion of the collection center in the park just north of the C&G railroad station at Eupora, Webster County’s “Aluminum for … Read more

Friends of Webster Library

Tupelo artist Carolyn Watson (r.) was the guest speaker for Friends of Webster Library on July 11. She brought several of her watercolor prints and told stories behind the artwork. Her brother and sister, Fred Vickers and Tootsie Vickers, visit … Read more

Painting auction benefits adoption fund

From FBC Eupora

Place your bid today for this gorgeous painting by the late Lady Mary Taylor, still in the original frame, in the accompanying photograph.

The auction is underway through July 31. The winner of this original artwork will … Read more