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Hospital hosts Allied Health students

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora is excited to host Allied Health students from Choctaw County Career and Technology Center who are participating in the Allied Health Program. The purpose of this program is to allow students to visit…

Air Force major presents flag to coach

From Press Reports Maj. Gibb Gary of the U.S. Air Force presented an American flag to Head Coach Junior Graham for the 2011 and 2012 Eupora High football teams before the North Championship game at Wofford Field on Nov. 23.…

Florist Maben Home, Garden Club speaker

For the WPT “Friends are kisses blown to us by angels.” ~ Author Unknown On Nov. 12, the Maben Home and Garden club rambled out of town to the country home of Dottie Dewberry for the monthly meeting at high…

NMHS receives 2012 Baldrige Award

From Press Reports North Mississippi Health Services was named Nov. 15 as one of four U.S. organizations to receive the 2012 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest presidential honor for performance excellence through innovation, improvement and visionary leadership.…

Limited tax note gets final OK

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times The Webster County School Board has given final approval to borrowing money to temporarily cover construction costs for the new East Webster High School. Board members initially adopted a resolution for a limited tax…

Relay for Life 2013 planning starts

By Relay for Life Steering Committee This community has been blessed with overwhelming support from a multitude of individuals and groups for Relay for Life. It is the hope of the steering committee that the remainder of this year and…

NCIC among 911 Center upgrades

From Press Reports MATHISTON — The Webster County 911 Center is constantly upgrading its services to better serve the people of Webster County. Over the past several months, the 911 Center has acquired the National Crime and Information Center computer,…

4H sponsors Praises in Pink program

From Press Reports The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club, in conjunction with Pleasant Hill U.M. Church and other area churches, celebrated “Praises in Pink,” a breast cancer awareness program, on Oct. 15 at West Oktibbeha County High School. The program…

Sales tax revenue drops 6.3 percent

From Staff Reports City sales tax collections in September were down while those in Mathiston showed an increase over the same month a year earlier. Sales tax revenue collected in Eupora in September was $34,566. This represents a 6.3 percent…

Calendar of Events

Mathiston ‘Lighting in the Park’ The Civic League of Mathiston will be having a “Lighting in the Park” on Nov. 24 at 6:30 p.m. All area churches are invited to participate and bring their choirs/ praise groups to sing Christmas…