Poster contest winner

Congratulations to Gracie Pogue, second-grade Winner of the Farm Bureau’s Poster Contest. This year’s theme was “Mississippi Farms are a great place to live.” Gracie is the daughter of David and Mia Pogue.

NMMC Hospice honors Caregiver of the Year

From Press Reports North Mississippi Medical Center Hospice has honored Libby Middleton of Bellefontaine with the Caregiver of the Year Award. Middleton cared for her late husband, William, who was admitted to hospice in August 2014 and passed away peacefully…

Local clinic welcomes new medical provider

From Press Reports Eupora Primary Care Clinic welcomes Abby Sutton, FNP-C. Sutton received her associate’s degree in nursing from Itawamba Community College, and her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Mississippi University for Women. She completed the family nurse practitioner program…

‘Shark Trouble!’ at Maben storytime

By Librarian Mary Boutwell Maben Public Library “Shark Trouble!” written by Sam Lloyd and illustrated by Jack Tickle was the featured book at the Maben Public Library’s storytime May 13. Sharks are always interesting subjects to read about. Our story…

Calendar of events

Faulkenbery Adoption Fund yard sale A yard sale with all proceeds going to the Faulkenbery Adoption Fund will be Saturday, June 4, beginning at 8 a.m. across from Los Encinos Mexican Grill on Highway 9 South in Eupora. This is…

Large attendance for area memorial

By Terry Harpole On May 1, as has been the case, for the last few years, an overflow crowd attended the annual memorial services for Double-Springs Methodist, Clear Springs Baptist and Double-Springs Baptist Cemeteries on Maben-Sturgis Road near Maben. As…