Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Johnson O’Conner (1891-1973), an educator who taught the importance of building a vocabulary, is quoted on the O’Conner Research Foundation website. “Why do large vocabularies characterize executives and possibly outstanding … Read more

Huffman completes emerging leader training

From Press Reports

 

Robert Huffman of Mathiston, director of Facility Management at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point, has completed the American Society for Healthcare Engineering Leadership Institute.

Most ASHE members get plenty of training in the technical skills needed … Read more

Hospital offers advice for dealing with burns

From Press Reports

 

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 … Read more

New tank top

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The crew of The Baxter Co. of North Mississippi puts a new top on the Maben water tank. The Tupelo-based business was replacing the top on Dec. 3. The top was blown off last March when strong winds swept  through Read more

Yates grand marshal for Christmas Parade

Marie Yates

From Staff & Press Reports

 

Marie Yates will serve as grand marshal of the 2013 Eupora Christmas Parade.

The parade, which is sponsored by the Eupora Rotary Club, begins at 5 p.m. Saturday following the Eupora Christmas Market. Lineup … Read more