News

Help for Your Heart: NMMC has many new firsts

From Press Reports

 

The NMMC Heart Institute leads the state and nation again with new firsts:

Nation’s 1st bioresorbable heart device

Phyllis Camp of Saltillo has a new claim to fame-she has the nation’s first bioresorable heart device.

On … Read more

Best Dressed

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Iola Jones, Controllers Generation II 4-H Club adopted grandparent at Starkville Manor, received the title of Best Dressed during National Nursing Home Week in May. She was crowned Mrs. Starkville Manor for three consecutive years. Jones says she enjoys singing … Read more

Time Capsules

75 Years Ago:

June 23, 1938

Present Funds Will Pave 82

“Whether additional funds are secured from the federal government or not, Highway 82, one of the main roads of the state priority system, will be completed,” said the Hon. … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

In Act II, scene 2 of “Hamlet,” the Danish prince enters reading a book. Polonius asks, “What do you read, my lord?” Hamlet answers, “Words, words, words.” I cannot help … Read more

Important to know medications

David Dabbs, PharmD

NMMC-Eupora

 

The world of healthcare today can be a complicated place. A different physician for different conditions, multiple medications and appointments to keep can come together to form a potential monster of a schedule to manage.… Read more

Commodity loans available from FSA

From Press Reports

 

Webster County USDA Farm Service Agency Acting Executive Director Arlin McGee reminds farmers that commodity loans from the Commodity Credit Corp. are available from FSA.

“Farmers who choose to store their 2013 crops after harvest for … Read more

Common Cents Resale Mall ribbon cutting

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Participating in a ribbon cutting for Common Cents Resale Mall in Eupora are Alderman Buster Duvall, Webster County Miss Hospitality Karlee Stewart, Alderman Billy Brister, booth holder Lawyer Gee, owner Cindy Moody, booth holder Sherry Johnson, Alderman Dan Burchfield and … Read more

Nabors Home Center grand opening

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Participating in the ribbon cutting for the grand opening of Nabors Do it Best Home Center in Eupora are Millette Nabors, Alderman Billy Brister, owner Lee Nabors, Webster County Miss Hospitality Karlee Stewart, Alderman Dan Burchfield, Manager Jody Johnson and … Read more

Dig into Reading’ at Maben SRP

Smith shows the children the stuffed head of a wild pig

By Dottie Dewberry

For the WPT

 

Beverly Smith from the Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee Wildlife Refuge presented the first of a three-part series titled “Dig into Reading” at the summer reading program at the Maben Public Library on June … Read more