Month: July 2015

East Webster basketball teams adjusting to coaching changes

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times Two teams, two different challenges. That’s the way first-year East Webster basketball coach Michael Seger sees the paths his boys and girls basketball teams will be taking this season. For the Lady Wolverines it…

Church News – 07/01/15

1st Baptist VBS Join us for Vacation Bible School July 5-10 beginning at 5:30 p.m. each night at First Baptist Church of Eupora The group will meet for the opening ceremony in the Family Life Center. Pre-register by calling the…

Eagles looking for gridiron depth this season

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times First-year Eupora High School head football coach Stephen Edwards is so pleased with the depth his team has going into the 2015 season that he plans on spending the month of July having his…

Education Notes – 07/01/15

Area residents on honors lists at W These area students were named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the spring 2015 semester at Mississippi University for Women: President’s List: Jessica Skelton of Eupora. Dean’s List: Michael Maddox, Kenneth…

Jail Docket – 07/01/15

June 25 Jamarian R. Curtis, DOB 06-19-86, BM; Eupora 3: suspended DL. June 26 Benjamin McCurry, DOB 08-08-77, BM; Eupora 7: failure to comply with probation/warrant.

Holmes’ Flanagan set to work with U.S. Pan American team

From special reports Training camp for the U.S. Pan American Men’s Basketball Team will feature a trio of court coaches taking part in their first USA Basketball coaching assignment, including Jason Flanigan (Holmes Community College), Ron Hunter (Georgia State) and…

Possum’s desire for life inspirational

By Michael Brannon HERNANDO — I knew when I decided to write this story, some would create a picture of one of God’s less-beautiful creatures immediately and think, “not me.” But, Gretchen, to me, is an inspiration, and I see…

Obituaries – 07/01/15

Kenneth G. Baxter June 22, 2015 Services for Kenneth G. Baxter, 56, of Sturgis were June 24, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home of Ackerman with the Rev. James Rushing officiating. Burial was in Whitefield Cemetery in Sturgis. He was born…

Legals – 07/1/15

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, Robert Daniels and Sundra Daniels executed a Deed of Trust to Jimmy Maddox and wife, Marilyn C. Maddox as beneficiary, with Hugh Gibson as Trustee, which Deed of Trust is dated June