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NMMC-Eupora receives convalescent unit

From Press Reports

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora has received a 2006
convalescent unit from NMMC-Tupelo’s ambulance service.

“This unit is in excellent condition with low mileage and will be
used by our long-term care unit for transportation of our residents,”… Read more

School Board members recognized

From Press Reports

Gov. Phil Bryant proclaimed the week of Feb. 17-23 as School Board
Members Recognition Week in Mississippi.
Members of the Webster County School Board are Bobby McMullen
(president),
Nancy Davis, Scott Hollenhead, Jimmy Hood and Keith Hudspeth.… Read more

French Camp’s eye on the heavens

By Sylvia Dickson

Rainwater Observatory and Planetarium is a ministry of French Camp
Academy and has touched the lives of thousands of people throughout
the world. It all began with the donation of a telescope and small
building in 1985 … Read more

‘Easter Eggs Everywhere’ at Maben Library

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

MABEN — It was beautiful day in the neighborhood and a beautiful day
for a crowd of kids to come to the regular Friday morning story hour
at the Maben Public Library on March … Read more

Local team shares Gospel in W. Virginia

By Bro. William Carpenter
For the WPT

“Why are you guys doing this? I mean, are we doing something wrong?”
asked the lady in the parking of the Dollar General store in
Harrisville, W. Va.

Bro. Buddy Pepper of Crossroads … Read more

World Harvest hosting multimedia presentation

From Church Reports

World Harvest Ministries will be hosting a special Good Friday
multimedia presentation called “I AM” at 7 p.m. March 29.

This presentation will take you through the life of Christ and the
Second Coming. This will be … Read more

Encore opens Rehab center

From Press Reports

Encore Rehabilitation Inc. has a new location in Eupora and hosted an
open house on March 21.

The outpatient rehabilitation center is located at 1710 Veterans
Memorial Blvd. (The Junction) and the phone number is 258-4221. The… Read more

20 years of fun, recreation, progress

Special to the Progress-Times

On May 22, 1993, Whites Creek Lake in Eupora was officially dedicated
and opened to the public with a ceremony presided over by then-Mayor
Pete Fortner Jr.

“Whites Creek is my proudest achievement,” he stated to … Read more

Dunlap, Stewart treat students to Webster County tour

From Press, Staff Reports

Bill Dunlap’s artist-in-residency at Mississippi State University
continues to provide an amazing experience for students.

The artist joined forces with fellow Webster County native and School
of Architecture alumnus Belinda Stewart, FAIA, in February to give … Read more

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