Month: February 2015

LTC residents observe Wear Red Day

From NMMC-Eupora North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Long Term Care residents observed National Wear Red Day in February. National Wear Red Day is a key activity of The Heart Truth, a national campaign for women about heart disease.

State House of Representatives addresses spending bills

Submitted by Rep. Joey Hood, District 35 This week, members of the House turned their focus toward budget matters, with both the Appropriations and Ways and Means committees very active. The Appropriations committee deals with spending the state’s money and…

Garden Club commemorates past president

From Press Reports The Maben Home and Garden Club concluded its commemorative activities for Susan Farley Johnson, past president from 1979, on Feb. 16 as it placed a plaque with the Little Gem magnolia tree recently planted in W.O. Shivers…

Tea party

Feb. 18 was an exciting day at Webster County Library as the children arrived dressed up for a tea party. They danced and sang to “If You Are Happy And You Know It” and “I’m a Little Teapot”

Joint Ash Wednesday service held Feb. 18

From Church Reports Local United Methodist churches and pastors joined together with Eupora First United Methodist Church for Ash Wednesday service at the latter on Feb. 18.

Careful plans, good help can ease wedding stress

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Ag Communications MISSISSIPPI STATE — Stress can rob a bride of joy at her own wedding, but good preparation can help her prioritize and focus on what’s important on her big day. Planning a wedding is…

Lady Wolverines claim Region 4-2A Championship

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress-Times The 26-1 Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School continued their march toward the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson in hopes of playing for the MHSAA Class 2A State Championship when they claimed a pair of…

‘It’s for the Birds!’ at MHGC meeting

For the WPT “I can find God in nature, in animals, in birds and the environment.” Pat Buckley It was a rather chilly day Feb. 17 but the good ladies of the Maben Home and Garden Club traveled out to…

Rotarians learn about MSU-SBDC

From Staff Reports Debbie Scott shared information about resources available to small businesses with the Eupora Rotary Club on Feb. 17. Scott is director of the Small Business Development Center at Mississippi State University. Mississippi’s Small Business Development Centers provide…

Hester paints for LTC residents

Lisa Hester, an art teacher for Webster County Schools, paints roosters for the residents of North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora Long Term Care.