Monthly Archives: August 2012

WCTCC FCCLA brings home the Gold

From School Reports Webster County Career and Technology Center Early Childhood Education students traveled to National FCCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) competition in Orlando, Fla., in July. After weeks of practice and preparation the students were ready…

County awards bid to reroof building

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times WALTHALL — Webster County officials have awarded a bid to reroof the Doss Building in Eupora. The Board of Supervisors voted July 31 to accept the bid of Dixie Roofing of Winona to repair…

Exploring summer stars at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this summer season called “EXPLORING SUMMER STARS “. This presentation will be given on Friday, August 10, 2012, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David…

Obituaries

Allene Nason Yates Aug. 3, 2012 Graveside services for Allene Nason Yates, 97, of Shelby were Aug. 5, 2012, at the Shelby Cemetery. She was born March 7, 1915, in Tomnolen to the late Mabel Reed Nason and Dr. Allen…

Hospital teaches CPR to faculties

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora employees Todd Shettles, REMT- P; Stephanie McIlwain, RN, MSN; and Marvin Weeks, REMT-P; taught CPR to teachers and coaches of both East Webster and Eupora schools on Aug. 2. NMMC-Eupora offers CPR classes…

EFUMC plans worship at the lake

Special to the Progress-Times Eupora First United Methodist Church is gearing up for what is quickly becoming one of its most exciting summer traditions … namely “Worship on the Water.” Last year was the first time that the church moved…

Osteoporosis puts bones at risk

From NMMC-Eupora Osteoporosis is a systemic skeletal disorder that causes weakened bone strength. This condition puts individuals at a higher risk for bone fractures. Some of the first signs of osteoporosis include loss of body height, posture changes (Dowager’s Hump),…

Maben club selling birthday calendar

By Dottie Dewberry MABEN — During the month of August the members of the Maben Home and Garden Club are selling subscriptions for the community birthday calendar. We ask that you give positive consideration to purchasing this calendar, because this…

Calendar of Events

Lucius reunion The Lucius reunion will be Aug. 11 at noon at Larry’s of Eupora, formerly Rekab’s, 704 Highway 9 S., Eupora; 258-4800. All family and friends are invited to attend. Please bring recent family history: births, marriages, deaths. RSVP…