The Daily Press http://www.dailytimesleader.com http://www.dailytimesleader.com/apfeed.xml--1 Daily Times Leader | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-05-14T10:54:35-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13338This weekend in West Point2015-05-14T10:54:35-04:002015-05-14T10:54:35-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderWest Point, MSWilliam B. CarrollThis weekend in West PointDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13338Change0Usable2015-05-14T10:54:35-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13334What is going on in West Point: Week of May 11th2015-05-12T11:15:25-04:002015-05-11T20:05:41-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderWest Point, MSWilliam B. CarrollWhat is going on in West Point: Week of May 11thDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13334Change0Usable2015-05-11T20:05:41-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13333West Point Farmers Market returns May 212015-05-10T00:26:11-04:002015-05-10T00:26:11-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times Leadereditor@dailytimesleader.comThe West Point Farmers’ Market returns Thursday, May 21 at the Mossy Oak Pavilion located at 1251 Highway 45 Alt. South.Lisa Klutts, director of Main Street and tourism with the West Point/Clay County Growth Alliance said that this year’s market promises to be even larger than last year. The market, which runs Thursdays through August, begins at 4 p.m. and Klutts said it will include at least 13 to 14 vendors offering a variety of goods for sale.“We have gotten a pretty good response as far as applications for the market,” Klutts said. “Right now the farmers are out in their fields, so we may have a few more sign up as well.”Klutts said she has spent part of the last several weeks visiting area farms and taking pictures.“I’ve just been meeting with the farmers and talking with them about their items. The rainy weather has set them back a few weeks so they are really busy right now.”<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>West Point, MSNo author availableWest Point Farmers Market returns May 21Daily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13333Change0Usable2015-05-10T00:26:11-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13332West Clay Elementary achieves perfection2015-05-10T00:24:19-04:002015-05-10T00:24:19-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times Leadereditor@dailytimesleader.comWest Clay Elementary School third graders received excellent news Thursday, as they learned that they achieved something only 11 other schools in the state of Mississippi achieved, all of them passed the Mississippi K-3 Assessment Support System third grade reading assessment test (MKAS).According to information released by the Mississippi Department of Education Thursday, West Clay Elementary joins 10 other schools around the state as the only schools to achieve a 100 percent passage rate for their school. According to the MDE press release, 437 schools took the assessment statewide. West Clay School District was also one of only two districts in the state to achieve 100 percent passage, the other being Pearl River County schools. The statewide average for passage of the exam was 85 percent of students achieving passing scores.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>West Point, MSNo author availableWest Clay Elementary achieves perfectionDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13332Change0Usable2015-05-10T00:24:19-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13331Relay for Life 5K run sponsored by Team NMMC2015-05-10T00:20:22-04:002015-05-10T00:20:22-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times Leaderlife@dailytimesleader.comEveryone has been touched by cancer at some point in their lives. Whether losing a loved one after a lengthy battle or seeing a friend or relative emerge the victor in the fight, no one comes out unscathed. Relay for Life celebrates the warriors, those who emerged cancer – free, or who fought the good fight and succumbed. Clay County Relay for Life wants to invite everyone to take part at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 15, starting with the survivors walk. Everyone who has ever faced that dreaded diagnosis and is still here to tell about it, needs to be recognized as a survivor. “Our 5K run will start at 6 p.m.,” Melissa Vest, a team leader at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point, said. “We’ve had the run as part of Relay for Life for since 2010. There were 87 entrants last year and we would love to sign up more. There is a $20 registration fee.”<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>West Point, MSNo author availableRelay for Life 5K run sponsored by Team NMMCDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13331Change0Usable2015-05-10T00:20:22-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13329Photo of the week2015-05-07T20:27:58-04:002015-05-07T20:27:58-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderWest Point, MSDonna SummerallPhoto of the weekDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13329Change0Usable2015-05-07T20:27:58-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13326Sports this week: Oak Hill hanging tough in state baseball tournament2015-05-05T20:12:04-04:002015-05-05T20:12:04-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderWest Point, MSWilliam B. CarrollSports this week: Oak Hill hanging tough in state baseball tournamentDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13326Change0Usable2015-05-05T20:12:04-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13324What is going on in West Point this week2015-05-04T19:19:37-04:002015-05-04T19:19:37-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderWest Point, MSWilliam B. CarrollWhat is going on in West Point this weekDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13324Change0Usable2015-05-04T19:19:37-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13322BREAKING: Craven named Oak Hill Head Football Coach2015-05-02T11:05:36-04:002015-05-02T10:59:16-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderAn inside hire, Craven was an eight-year assistant football coach at Oak Hill.“It means a lot because we are going to bring some stability to the program,” Craven said. “I am going to be someone that is going to be around for the long haul. I am going to be actually have junior high players that run the same offense through high school. Since, I have been here that has not happened once. We will learn our system and improve on it every year.”Read more in Sunday's Daily Times Leader.Follow Will Nations on Twitter @NationsSports or @dtleader.West Point, MSBY WILL NATIONSBREAKING: Craven named Oak Hill Head Football CoachDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13322Change0Usable2015-05-02T10:59:16-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13320West Point PD arrests 2 in drug store robbery spree2015-04-30T14:51:18-04:002015-04-30T14:50:44-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Times LeaderWest Point, MSWilliam B. CarrollWest Point PD arrests 2 in drug store robbery spreeDaily Times Leaderurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13320Change0Usable2015-04-30T14:50:44-04:00