Monthly Archives: October 2013

‘Scarecrow’s Hat’ read at Storytime

By Librarian Fran Smith

Webster County

Public Library

 

In keeping with the fall theme, Ms. Bonnie read “The Scarecrow’s Hat” by Ken Brown to the children attending storytime at Webster County Public Library on Oct. 9.

The energetic children … Read more

Holmes takes late win over Northwest Mississippi

Bulldog freshman kicker Cole Ballard kicked a 29-yard field goal with 1:24 left in the game to lift the Holmes Community College Bulldogs to a 17-14 win over the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers here Saturday on Homecoming.

With the … Read more

Eagles look to bounce back after region loss

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

There is no panic in the voice of Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham. He knew all along that winning Region 5-2A was going to be a tough task. He also … Read more

EHS robotics team in competition

From Press Reports

 

Twenty-four high school student teams will present their robot creations during the 2013 Mississippi Boosting Engineering, Science, and Technology Robotics competition in Starkville.

The competition is Friday and Saturday at the Starkville High School gym. Schools … Read more

Speaker informs group about Wesley House

For the WPT

 

“God has a special plan for each of us. If you are breathing, God has a plan for you.” That’s the message that Ginger Grissom, executive director of the Wesley House Community Center brought to the … Read more

Breast Cancer Luncheon upcoming

From Staff Reports

 

North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora will host its annual Breast Cancer Luncheon on Oct. 24 in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

The program will be from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the NMMC-Eupora LTC Activity Room. Speakers … Read more

911 Calls

Oct. 7

2:28 p.m. (two calls), MVA, Veterans Memorial Boulevard/Government Avenue; Eupora PD responds.

9:03 p.m., shots fire, Hwy. 403; Webster SO responds.

9:29 p.m., reckless driver, Hwy. 82; WSO and EPD respond.

10:11 p.m., locked car, Hodges Drive; EPD … Read more

Lady Eagles fall in first round of playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

Falling behind early was the nemesis of the Eupora High School Lady Eagles on Tuesday, as they dropped two straight games to Enterprise in the first round of the MHSAA Class 2A State … Read more

East Webster has two tough region games remaining

By Austin Bishop

The Webster Progress-Times

 

East Webster head football coach Doug Wilson has no qualms about the way his Wolverines are playing.

“We knew we were in a tough region from the beginning,” Wilson said of his team’s … Read more