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Civic League active in Mathiston

By Betty Jeffcoats
President, Civic League of Mathiston

The Civic League of Mathiston is a relatively newly formed group of
people living in and around Mathiston. For the first two years, three
people were on the committee and as of … Read more

Dunlap named 1st MSU artist-in-residence

From Press Reports

After a career spanning more than three decades as an artist, arts
commentator and educator, Mississippi native William “Bill” Dunlap
now will help set the bar for students as Mississippi State’s first
artist-in-residence.

The university’s art department … Read more

4-H’ers excel in projects, programs

From Press Reports

Webster County 4-H’ers participated and excelled in various projects
and programs in 2011-12, and were rewarded for their hard work and
dedication at the 2012 Webster County 4-H Awards Banquet on Nov, 12
at the Webster County … Read more

Hardin Rotary Student of the Month

From Staff Reports

The Eupora Rotary Club honored Eupora High School senior Colton
Hardin as its March Student of the Month on March 5. He chose Kris
Parson as Teacher of the Month.

Hardin is president of the Fellowship of … Read more

Extension puts knowledge to work for Webster Countians

By Lisa Stewart, Extension
County Director
Webster County

Your county Extension Service provides leadership and coordination
for the total county Extension educational effort in agriculture and
natural resources, family and consumer education, 4-H youth
development, and enterprise and community resource … Read more

Barnette to serve as youth minister at FBC Eupora

From FBC Eupora

Kevin Barnette said while growing up, he didn’t like church. It
wasn’t fun.

The newly appointed youth minister for First Baptist Church of Eupora
said when he was young, he thought church was boring and “just got … Read more

140 years and counting

By the Rev. Trey Harper
Pastor, Eupora FUMC

We have all heard the expression that time flies, and just as my
momma said would happen, the older I get the more I find that
statement true. It seems like only … Read more

Do it Best Home Center opening nears

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Eupora will soon have a new retail hardware store with the expected
opening of Nabors Do it Best Home Center by May 1.

Located at 1515 Veterans Memorial Blvd. (Highway 9 South), the store… Read more

NMMC-Eupora gets new ambulance

From Press Reports

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora has purchased a new ambulance
for its fleet. The 2012 Chevrolet ambulance was purchased from
American Emergency Vehicles in North Carolina.

The new unit will replace a 2004 Ford ambulance, which is the … Read more

Blaylock spearheads donation for polio eradication

From Press, Staff Reports

Brad Blaylock, 2013 Mississippi Beta president, spearheaded
fundraising for Rotary International’s polio eradication program at
the state Beta Convention in Tupelo in February.

Through the efforts of Mississippi Beta clubs, students donated $754
to support Rotary … Read more