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Floyd William

‘Bill’ Gary

Jan. 26, 2014

Services for Floyd William “Bill” Gary, 65, of Eupora were Jan. 29, 2014, at First United Methodist Church of Eupora with the Rev. Trey Harper officiating. Burial was in Eupora City Cemetery.

He … Read more

Grand jury issues report for January

From Staff Reports

 

The Webster County grand jury empaneled last week has issued a report of its investigations.

Grand jurors were empaneled Jan. 23 on the opening day of the Webster County Circuit Court term that ended Friday.

The … Read more

MSU professors work with parents for healthy families

Health & Wellness Section 2014

By Keri Collins Lewis

MSU Ag Communications

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Getting enough sleep can significantly improve a child’s readiness for school and general well-being.

Mississippi State University researchers recently took on a project at … Read more

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 … Read more

Rotary Student of the Month

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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, … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more