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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

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 … Read more

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It saddens me to think our statuesque courthouse, the symbol of community, may no longer represent the county seat of Webster County in Walthall.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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Various photo IDs acceptable for voting

From Staff Reports

 

The Webster County circuit clerk’s office reminds registered voters that only those who do not have an acceptable form of photo identification need to obtain a … Read more

Jail docket

Jan. 20

Kelli Danielle Pennington, DOB 06-07-76, WF; Mathiston 8: warrant for petit larceny.

Jan. 21

Dena R. May, DOB 04-07-80, WF; Mathiston 1: shoplifting.

Amber … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

In the book “30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary” by Dr. Wilfred Funk and Norman Lewis, published by Pocket Books, is an eight-part test to see how well you … Read more

Imaging partnership benefits two- and four-legged patients

Health & Wellness Section 2014

By Karen Templeton

MSU College of Veterinary Medicine

 

A special partnership focused on using imaging technology to treat brain tumors in cats and dogs shows promise for treating human patients.

Researchers at Veterinary Specialty … Read more