Plant natural nectar feeders for hummingbirds

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Distributed by Lisa Stewart, Webster County Director

Provide more nectar for hummingbirds by planting “natural nectar feeders.”

These include trumpet honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens), cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis), crossvine (Bignonia capreolata), morning … Read more

Calendar of Events – 07/29/15

Absentee voting
Webster County Circuit Clerk Sherry B. Henderson announces that the circuit clerk’s office in Eupora will be open from 8 a.m. -noon Saturday, Aug. 1, for in-house absentee voting.
Absentee ballots are also available today-Friday from 8 a.m. … Read more

Time for back-to-school immunizations

From Press Reports

The Mississippi State Department of Health reminds parents that state law requires children to be immunized against childhood diseases to enter public or private school, Head Start or daycare.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and … Read more

Developmental Screening Day upcoming Aug. 18

From Press Reports

The Early Years Network: Special Needs program is hosting a free Developmental Screening Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Starkville Aug. 18.

A team of early childhood specialists with the network’s special needs program will … Read more

Opening nears for Tux, Taps, Tiaras, Etc.

From Press Reports

Tux, Taps, Tiaras, Etc. is a pretty big name for a store but owners Mary Hendrix and Gwenn Rico say that it’s exactly what they will be providing at their new Main Street business here in Eupora. … Read more