Category: News

Caregivers should manage stress, balance other duties

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND, Miss. — Caring for an aging loved one can be overwhelming, especially when balancing the task with family obligations, work and self-care.

The challenges caregivers face are different for everyone and depend on … Read more

Making fried pies

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Residents at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s … Read more

Wolverines explode for two big innings to win 2A State Championship

Team celebration.

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Cody Boland knew what was coming, so the East Webster sophomore pitcher just fell to the ground on the mound after the last out was recorded in his team’s 12-2 MHSAA Class 2A State … Read more

Teacher appreciation

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Woodmen of the World Chapter 94 sponsored a hamburger cookout for teachers at East Webster Elementary on May 8 in conjunction with National Teacher Appreciation Week. … Read more

East Webster ranks among ‘Best High Schools’

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U.S. News and World Report has named East Webster High School one of the “Best High Schools” in America for 2015.

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East Webster High School is among schools recognized in the 2015 Best High Schools rankings, released May 12 by U.S. News and World Report.

The national media company looked at more than 29,000 public high … Read more

Planning helps seniors benefit from doctor visits

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND, Miss. — The stress of managing personal health can be physically and emotionally draining for senior citizens and their families, but proper preparation for routine doctor visits can help older adults stay active … Read more

Alaska raptors leave the nest

Airman 1st Class Joshua Croft, a native of Eupora, Miss., a crew chief assigned to the 90th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, throws a wheel chock as he prepares a 90th Fighter Squadron F-22 Raptor to marshall out of a hangar for a sortie on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Croft helped make it possible for pilots of the 90th Fighter Squadron to execute a training mission where they penetrated simulated enemy airspace and dropped Joint Direct Attack Munition guided bombs on a target area adjacent to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. (U.S. Air Force photo/Justin Connaher)

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Airman 1st Class Joshua Croft, a native of Eupora assigned as a crew chief to the 90th Aircraft … Read more

Eupora netters fare well in 2A state tourney

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By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

To say the future is bright for Eupora High School tennis would be an understatement.

A pair of EHS standouts qualified and won at least one match each in the MHSAA Class 2A Individual … Read more