Calendar of Events

NMMC Home Health open house
North Mississippi Medical Center Home Health’s Eupora branch office
will have an open house from 3-6 p.m. March 21. The office is located
at 65 Early Grove Ave.
Come meet the staff and enjoy refreshments, door prizes and free
blood pressure screenings. Find out more information about home
health and hospice services, as well as information from Murphy
Medical Supply DME, Murphy Drug and Gifts (powered by Walgreen’s),
Golden LivingCenter-Eupora and Gathright Reed Diabetic Supply.

City testing
storm sirens
The city of Eupora is testing its severe weather sirens each Saturday
at noon through the month of April.
The duration of the tests will be about two-three minutes. The sirens
will not be tested if severe weather threatens.

Country jamboree
A country music jamboree will be at 6 p.m. March 23 at the Gore
Springs Community Center.
The jamboree will feature Kay Bain, Toad Donahoo, Benny Rigby,
Richard McLaughlin, Michael Locke and others. Admission is $5.

Basic computer
skills class
Holmes Workforce Development will offer a basic six-week computer
skills class March 25-April 29 at the Wood Institute campus in
Participants will learn how use email, the Internet and Microsoft Word.
The class will be taught Mondays from 5-7 p.m. and the cost is $10 a
person (includes a USB drive). For registration contact Slade Redwine
at 227-2349.

UBS blood drives
United Blood Services will conduct upcoming blood drives in Webster
The bloodmobile will be at FATCO in Mathiston from 3-7 p.m. March 26
and at Eupora High School from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. March 28.

Ideas, input needed
Do you want to help guide Eupora’s future? Do you want help develop a
business organization that promotes Eupora? Do you want to help
support community and economic development projects for Eupora?
Come to the Webster County Library, 445 W. Fox Ave., Eupora, any time
on March 26 from 3-6 p.m. to fill out a short survey. Comments will
be compiled into a report for Eupora city officials. Light
refreshments will be served during this time.
For more information, call Dianne Dyar at 601-953-1290 or email

Mathiston Library
Story Time
The Civic League and Mathiston Public Library will have its story
time March 27 at 10 a.m. The book is “The Easter Beagle.” Come out
for story time, a snack and craft project. All preschoolers are
invited to come. For more info call Jill at 579-7020.

Quick Bites
Bring your lunch and join the Quick Bites program “Herbicide Use for
Weed Control” at the Webster County Extension Office from noon-1 p.m.
March 28. Call 258-3971 to register.
Dr. John Byrd, Extension and Research professor, Along with the green
grass, there may be other green things like weeds! Crabgrass,
dallisgrass and other weeds are fighting for space in your yard. Join
Byrd for updates on MSMA crabgrass herbicide.

VFW Easter egg hunt
Joe H. Morehead VFW Post 3806 and Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting an
Easter egg hunt on March 30 at 2 p.m.
Children up to age 12 are welcome to come hunt eggs. The post will be
giving away bikes to one boy and one girl. All children will receive
a prize. Refreshments will be served by the Ladies Auxiliary. Come
join the fun at the post home on VFW Road, Eupora.

class reunion
The Eupora High School Class of 1993 will have its 20-year reunion on
June 8. Events include a 10 a.m. tour of the former high school
building and lunch and a 7 p.m. reunion dinner.
Contact Brandy Evans Smith at or Angel Phillips
Fason at for more information.
Story Hour

Story Hour at the Maben Public Library is every Friday at 10 a.m.
Come enjoy stories, music and other fun learning experiences for ages
3 to 6.

Story Time
Story Time at Webster County Public Library in Eupora is every
Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Children ages 3-6 are invited to attend and
enjoy stories and activities.

AA meetings
Alcoholics Anonymous meets Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and
Saturdays from 5-6 p.m. at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora in
the Education Conference Room.

Bingo at VFW
Bingo is every Saturday at 6 p.m. at VFW Post 3806 in Eupora.

Longview Opry
Enjoy music, refreshments and fun at the Longview Opry on Highway 12
in Longview every Saturday at 7 p.m. Talent is welcome. Admission is