Month: March 2014

Remembering my father’s special gifts

Joseph Wiley Brannon

By Michael Brannon

Often you hear the quote “Life’s Journey” and not until my later years did I give it much thought. We all look back and have those days when we question how much we have or should have … Read more

Maben Lions Club turns 65 this year

The Maben Lions Club will be 65 years old later this year. Its club banner shows awards for membership and achievement.

By the Maben Lions Club

The Maben Lions Club was chartered on Sept. 1, 1949, with 26 charter members. This September the club will celebrate 65 years of service to the community and surrounding area.

Five years after the men’s … Read more

NMMC recognizes Vowell for quality achievement

Dr. Christy Vowell

From Press Reports

Christy Vowell, D.O., of Eupora Medical Clinic was recognized for quality achievement by North Mississippi Medical Center.

NMMC presented Quality Physician awards in… Read more

EES & EHS Beauty Reviews

EJHS & EHS Winners: EHS Most Handsome: Tyler Jones & Most Beautiful: Sarah Grace Wade; EJHS Most Beautiful: Anna Bailey, Most Handsome: Parker Knight

The Eupora Elementary School and Eupora High School beauty reviews were Feb. 8. Results are… Read more

Yard of the month

Maben Library


The Maben Home and Garden Club’s Yard of the Month sign for March was placed at the Maben Public Library. These grounds are… Read more

Placed in FFA


Connor Mitchell and Walter Meek placed third in the Tractor Driving and Maintenance Division at the Big Black Federation FFA Contest at the… Read more

Ladies Conference to feature Karen Peck and New River

3-26 Ladies Conference

By Press Reports

Providence Baptist Church’s 8th Annual Ladies Conference will be held on Saturday evening, April 12 at 5 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Our program will feature… Read more

WCCTC forestry students plant trees

Cole, back left, with WCCTC forestry students who planted pine trees on his property.

From School Reports

Students in Buck Meek’s Forest Harvesting and Production Technology program at the Webster County Career and Technology Center planted trees on approximately 4 acres of Ted Cole’s property in Webster County.

The trees were genetically… Read more

Area optometrist makes MDCC sports HOF


By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

An area optometrist with a unique connection to Ole Miss legend Archie Manning is set to be inducted into the Mississippi Delta Community College Hall of Fame next month.

Reagan Ford, who resides with … Read more

Stay up to date with medications

Staff at NMMC-Eupora are eager to help patients and their families achieve good outcomes. The staff includes Stephanie Ezell, RN supervisor; Karen Perkins, unit coordinator; Ashley Fondren, RN; Kathy Miles, CNA; Marion McCulloch, RN supervisor; Cindy Fulcher, CLPN; and Amanda Fields, RN.

By David Dabbs, PharmD

The world of healthcare today can be a very complicated place. A different physician for different conditions, multiple medications and appointments to keep can come together to form a potential monster of a schedule to … Read more