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Relay for Life set for Friday

By Dan Burchfield For the WPT The Webster County Relay for Life is set for this Friday, April 26, beginning at 6 p.m. and lasting till 1 a.m. As in years past, this event is being hosted by North Mississippi…

Diabetes Care Group opens clinic in Kosciusko

Diabetes Care Group opened a specialized diabetes clinic in Kosciusko on April 19 at the Kosciusko Medical Center. The Kosciusko clinic is the fourth Diabetes Care Group Clinic in Mississippi and brings innovative diabetes treatments to Attala County and the…

Club, churches observe ‘Purple Up!’

From Press Reports The Controllers Generation II 4H Club, Pleasant Hill U.M. Church and other area churches celebrated “Purple Up!” for military children and their families April 15 in the West Oktibbeha County High School cafeteria. April is designated the…

‘Art in the Park’ May 3 in Eupora

From Press Reports Webster County Extension Service, the City of Eupora and the T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability invite the public to “Art in the Park” on May 3 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the city park adjacent…

Act F.A.S.T. to treat stroke

From NMMC-Eupora Treatment of stroke can be more effective if given early on. Every minute counts! Stroke is an emergency, so ACT F.A.S.T.! F: Face: Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop? A: Arms: Have…

Story hour features ocean animals

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — It was kind of like April Fool’s Day when I arrived at the Maben Public Library on April 19; it was cold outside. Gone were the short-sleeve shirts, shorts and flip-flops, back…

Calendar of Events

Immunization clinic The Webster County Health Department in recognition of National Infant Immunization Week, is offering free routine immunizations for infants and children through 18 years of age from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m. April 25. The health department is…

Bluegrass Festival at French Camp, May 11

By Sylvia Dickson Bring your family and friends and join us on Saturday, May 11th, for French Camp’s Pioneer Day festivities! This year’s Pioneer Day will feature a bluegrass concert. And it’s free! An afternoon of Bluegrass will feature The…