News

LHC Group honors Tate

From Press Reports

COLUMBUS – Wendy Tate, director of nursing at Mississippi HomeCare of Eupora, has been named the national Servant Leader of the Year by LHC Group, one of the nation’s leading providers of post-acute care services. Mississippi HomeCare … Read more

NMMC-Eupora gives burn treatment tips

From NMMC-Eupora

There are three levels of burns. First-degree burns affect only the outer layer of the skin. They cause pain, redness and swelling. Second-degree (partial thickness) burns affect both the outer and underlying layer of skin. They cause pain, … Read more

Consider safety issues during youth sports

By Pamela Redwine Nutrition & Food Safety Area Agent Mississippi State University Extension Service Submitted by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

The weather is warm, the sun is out and kids are starting to hit the field for spring sports … Read more

Time Capsules Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: April 29, 1937 Rocky Hill News: Mrs. T.L. Schaefer, Myrtis and Junior McGaugh spent Wednesday evening with Mrs. Sam Dodd. Miss Myrtis McGaugh spent a while Thursday evening with Miss Maxine Lamb. Mr. and Mrs. Everette Dodd … Read more

Relay for Life next week events

From Staff Reports

Organizers have released the final schedule, including the entertainment lineup, for next week’s “Rockin’ It Out for Relay.” 2012 Relay for Life of Webster County will be April 27 at North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora’s walking track. The … Read more

Officials discuss economic development

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Elected officials from three counties, including Webster, gathered last week to discuss the possibility of forming a regional economic development organization. The board briefly discussed a meeting all five supervisors attended last week about … Read more

School Board honors student

From Staff Reports

The Webster County School Board honored its student of the month on April 3, according to minutes of the meeting. Phil Ferguson, director of the Webster County Career and Technology Center, introduced Jeremy Patridge as the Webster … Read more

City accepts parking lot bid

By Russell Hood The Webster Progress-Times

Construction of a parking lot on new city property is one step closer with the awarding of a bid by the Eupora Board of Aldermen. The board has accepted the low bid of $101,589.20 … Read more

Math competition includes EHS students

From School Reports

On March 1, a group of 35 students from Eupora High School participated in math competition at the Trotter Convention Center in Columbus. This competition is sponsored by the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science and schools … Read more

Spring dead spot evident in Bermuda grass lawns  

Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

Now that warm season turfgrasses have greened up from winter dead circular patches in Burmuda grass lawns, athletic fields and golf courses are quite visible. While the symptoms of this disease problem is … Read more