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What a ride: Caffey gives thanks upon retirement

By LaDonna Campbell Caffey
Guest Columnist

Golden LivingCenter-Eupora honored me with a wonderful retirement reception on Feb. 28 in the activity room. The room was filled with residents and their family members, staff, volunteers, community friends, other facility peers, my Read more

Health, Fitness Challenge upcoming

By the Civic League of Mathiston

The Civic League of Mathiston in conjunction with FATCO gym will be hosting the 2014 Health and Fitness Challenge.

This challenge is open to… Read more

Mayor vetoes 2 board actions

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Mayor Dan Burchfield has vetoed two actions passed by the Eupora Board of Aldermen on March 3.

Burchfield stated in a notice released… Read more

NWS seeks local precipitation observers

From Press Reports

The National Weather Service’s Jackson Weather Forecast Office is looking for volunteers in Webster County to join the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow network.

Volunteers would spend … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary

One of my favorite songs by the group Blood, Sweat and Tears is … Read more

C-4 Angus Farm joins membership of AAA

C-4 Angus Farm, Mathiston, is a new member of the American Angus Association, reports Bryce Schumann, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo.

The American Angus Association, with more… Read more

Don’t plant perennial herbs before last frost

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
MSU Horticulture Specialists

In some areas, you’ll already find transplants of perennial herbs, such as thyme, lemon balm, oregano, chives and winter savory at your garden center.

Although some of theseherbs tolerate frost, … Read more