Monthly Archives: April 2013

Tenhets earn ‘Yard of the Month’ honor

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT MABEN — The ancestral home of Johnny and Marjorie Tenhet is the Maben Home and Garden Club’s choice for Yard of the Month for March. The club committee chooses yards that display beauty, good…

Raising backyard poultry requires commitment

Because you asked Lisa Stewart, Extension County Director Webster County I am interested in starting a home flock. What do I need to do? Maintaining a small flock of poultry can be a rewarding experience and is an excellent venture…

East Webster softball off to 2-0 district start

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times. It never hurts to have good pitching and make routine plays when it comes to fast-pitch softball. In fact, that’s exactly the formula the Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School have used to…

Wolverines split district doubleheader with St. Joe

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times So, so close. On Wednesday morning, East Webster baseball coach Wes Johnson was still lamenting about what could have been on Tuesday night. His Wolverines were one strike away from sweeping a crucial district…

Pittman’s double powers EHS past Pisgah

By Austin Bishop The Webster-Progress Times Trey Pittman cracked a three-run double in the top of the seventh inning and then recorded the last two outs on the mound in the bottom of the inning to lead Eupora High School…

Lady Eagles take big win over Ackerman

By Austin Bishop The Webster Progress-Times If you can only win one out of three games, then it’s best to make that one count. That’s just what the Lady Eagles of Eupora High School did when they took a crucial…

FCCLA project wins gold medal

From School Reports FCCLA members Myra Reeves, Subrena Nall and Sarah Mitchell developed a school bus safety workshop. They taught all kindergarteners, first-graders in the Webster County School District and the pre-K children at WebsterCare Learning Center school bus safety…

EWH incentive program rewards students throughout year

From School Reports East Webster High continues to reward students for scoring advanced and proficient on state tests. EWH also continues its popular incentive program for good grades, good behavior and good attendance record. Cardholders are given various privileges at…

The Pride has great start 1st year

From School Reports Sixth- through eighth-grade East Webster band students participated in the Northeast Mississippi Junior High Band Directors Association’s Solo and Ensemble on Feb. 23. Twenty-one students received superior ratings and eight received excellent ratings. This is the first…

Fundraiser trail ride upcoming

From Press Reports The Webster Search and Rescue Team will be having a fundraiser trail ride on May 3-5 on Mount Vernon Road in Webster County. Cost for the weekend will be $20/adults, $10/kids (12 and under). Day riders can…