Month: December 2012

Swing-bed Program provides support for patients, families

The Swing-Bed Program at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora offers further rehabilitation after a patient’s acute care stay in the hospital has ended. The program’s goal is to help patients make optimal physical progress while educating and assisting them and their … Read more

Christmas tree decorated at GLC-Eupora

From Press Reports

Golden LivingCenter Eupora experienced an old-fashioned tree- decorating and storytelling gathering on Dec. 7.

Opal Vickers shared past Christmas memories for the residents as Charlene Murphy, Betty Blackwelder and she donned the live 3-foot cedar tree with … Read more

NMMC-Eupora employees talk handwashing

From Press Reports

Stephanie McIlwain, RN, MSN, director of the Education Department at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora, and Todd Shettles, REMT-P, director of Emergency Medical Services, visited Eupora Head Start to discuss handwashing and germs with several of the classrooms.… Read more

Helping veterans club topic

GFWC-MFWC Eupora 20th Century Club met at Eupora First United Methodist Church on Nov. 1.

The special project of the state president of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs is helping veterans.

Rhonda Terrell, a coordinator for veterans hospitals in … Read more

4-County offers prepay payment program

In the more than 100 years electricity has been made and sold, many things in the industry have changed. But the way people pay for their power has stayed the same. The meter gets read and a bill gets sent … Read more

Storytime features Christmastime programs

By Fran Smith Librarian Webster County Public Library

Storytime children and their parents enjoyed the Christmastime activities at the Webster County Public Library.

On Nov. 28, the children participated in a time of singing “Jingle Bells” and “Happy Birthday” to … Read more

Scouts reports activities

From Cub Scout Pack 30

For the month of October, Eupora-based Cub Scout Pack 30 participated in a go-and-see event to the Mathiston Fire Department.

The boys were able to see how the equipment works and learned what to do … Read more

School Board honors Huffman

From School Reports

Chandler Huffman was honored as Student of the Month at the December Webster County School Board meeting.

Chandler is a second-year student in Jerry Vaughn’s Automotive Service Technology program at the Webster County Career and Technology Center. … Read more

Banks looks to Gator Bowl, back

From University Relations

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State’s Johnthan Banks is looking forward to the New Year, the Gator Bowl and the spring’s NFL draft.

However, the nation’s top defensive back is also reminiscing this holiday season about his successful journey to … Read more

Rotary Club honors Hunter

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club honored Student of the Month CharLeigh Hunter on Dec. 4.

The Eupora High School senior’s memberships and affiliations include the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (vice president), Biology Club, Marching Band, Jazz Band, Concert … Read more