Children were laughing and giggling as they arrived at Webster County Public Library on Sept. 23. Before storytime, they checked out books, played with puzzles and visited with friends. … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
Although the Lady Wolverines dropped their first game of the season on Thursday, East Webster High School slow-pitch softball coach Lee Berryhill said their is a lot of softball yet to be played.
“It … Read more
James T. King, DOB 02-24-45, WM; Eupora 3 and Eupora 5: hold for Lowndes.
Michael V. Sproles, DOB 12-04-74, WM; Mississippi Department of Corrections/Talford: … Read more
Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files
75 Years Ago: Oct. 3, 1940
September has been an unusual month for harvesting crops. We had 23 days clear weather, 3 days of partly cloudy weather and only 4 days … Read more
From press reports
The Montgomery County Arts Council will present its 12th edition of Hill Fire beginning October 3, 2015 and continuing on October 4, 8, and 10 at the Performing Arts Center at 208 Summit Street in Winona.… Read more
Water’s getting more expensive
The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water.
Though the AP report tends to focus on … Read more
For the WPT
The Webster County School District is participating in an ongoing statewide effort to locate, identify and evaluate children age birth through 21 who are physically, mentally, communicatively, emotionally and /or severely/profound handicapped.… Read more
By James L. Cummins
special to the Progress-Times
Last Saturday saw wildlife enthusiasts celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. Over a century ago, hunters and anglers were the first supporters of conservation and wildlife management.
They recognized that the rapid … Read more
From school reports
The Holmes Community College Bulldogs used a powerful running attack and big defensive scores to roll past Mississippi Delta Community College, 45-21, here Thursday night in a big North Division contest.
With the win, the Bulldogs improved … Read more
THURSDAY, OCT. 1
5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater
5:30/6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College Football… Read more