Month: January 2014

Calendar of Events & Church News

‘After 5 at the BLY’ Eupora Arts will host “After 5 at the BLY” at 5 p.m. Jan. 30. This will be a meet-and-greet hour to mingle and discuss current art trends, happenings and future

Rotary Student of the Month

RUSSELL HOOD/STAFF Senior Beau Smith is the Eupora Rotary Club’s Student of the Month for January. With him is Teacher of the Month Brenda Mason. At Eupora High School,

Summer program targets rural medical scholars

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Mississippi high school juniors considering medical careers in their home state have the opportunity to take part in an intense and enlightening summer program at Mississippi State University. The five-week Rural Medical Scholars

Specialists offer keys to caregiving success

Health & Wellness Section 2014 By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications   MISSISSIPPI STATE — Caregivers cannot neglect themselves without hurting the quality of service they give those who need them. Bonnie Carew, assistant Extension professor in food science, nutrition…

MSU freshman learns research ropes in flu lab

Health & Wellness Section 2014 By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications   MISSISSIPPI STATE – Lucas Ferguson is a little different from most other Mississippi State University freshmen. Ferguson, a Batesville native, got a head start on his goal to become…

Advisory courthouse referendum April 8

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   Webster County will have a special advisory referendum in a little over two months on the question of replacing or rebuilding the courthouse. The Board of Supervisors, meeting last

Mobile Mammography Unit schedules stops in Eupora

Health & Wellness Section 2014 From press reports North Mississippi Medical Center’s Mobile Mammography Unit travels to area communities to provide convenient access to mammography services. The mobile mammography unit will be at NMMC-Eupora

Lady Wolverines move to 17-4 with region win over EHS

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times   The Lady Wolverines moved a step closer to clinching second place in the region with a solid 66-37 home win over county rival Eupora on Tuesday night. East Webster, now

Letters to the editor

Courthouse should be restored It saddens me to think our statuesque courthouse, the symbol of community, may no longer represent the county seat of Webster County in Walthall. This building stands for so much more than just

Sapa water rate increase proceeding

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times   The city of Eupora will proceed with increasing the amount it charges the Sapa Water Association to supply it with water. The board in November