News

Ansell Hawkeye announces layoffs

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

Ansell Hawkeye is laying off 85 workers at its glove plant in Eupora,
which the company said could close permanently if it doesn’t obtain
more contracts.

Mark Lolley, associate director of operations, notified Eupora … Read more

Keady Friends of Library speaker

By Fran Smith, Librarian
Webster County Public Library

Peggy Keady, retired educator and author, of Kosciusko, was the
featured speaker at the Webster County Public Library for Friends of
the Library March 11 meeting.

Keady shared her background and motivation … Read more

Program aids ranchers of ruminant animals

From Press Reports

A new initiative in Mississippi aims to encourage ranchers of
ruminant animals like sheep and goats to make conservation
improvements to their operations.

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is offering financial
and technical assistance through the Small … Read more

Church choirs presenting ‘I Will Rise’

From Church Reports

Begin Holy Week with a special worship experience designed to engage
worshippers in reflecting on the death and resurrection of Christ.

Join the choirs First Baptist Church of Eupora and First United
Methodist Church for “I Will … Read more

Church news

Eupora FUMC
Holy Week
Eupora first United Methodist Church announces these upcoming Holy
Week activities:
• On Palm Sunday, March 24, the children will lead the Procession of
the Palms during the morning service and the Older Children’s
Handbell Choir … Read more

Calendar of Events

NMMC Home Health open house
North Mississippi Medical Center Home Health’s Eupora branch office
will have an open house from 3-6 p.m. March 21. The office is located
at 65 Early Grove Ave.
Come meet the staff and enjoy refreshments, … Read more

Rescue seeks dog foster homes

By Terry Harpole
For the WPT

MATHISTON — Roger Caras once said, “ Dogs are not our whole life, but
they make our lives whole.”

Many people agree with this quote, including three women from the
Starkville area who are … Read more

Fraternity, Wright receive honors at MSU

From Press Reports

The Alpha Omicron Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. at
Mississippi University for Women received top honors at its 99th
annual state conference in Vicksburg.
The fraternity received Superior Chapter of the Year. In addition,… Read more

EHS students attend math competition

From School Reports

On Feb. 28, a group of math students from Eupora High School attended
math competition at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus.

This event, held annually, hosts schools from all over the state.
This year, EHS math … Read more

Eupora high school History students showcase knowledge

From School Reports

Sophomores in Amy Roberson’s world history classes at Eupora High
School have been studying the growth of American and European
prosperity during the mid- to late 1800s to the early 1900s.

Students learned about the increase in … Read more