News

East Webster boys, girls pick up two wins each

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Last week was a successful one on the hardwood for both East Webster basketball teams as they swept past Hebron Christian and Vardaman.

The Wolverines improved to 6-7 on the season with a 66-60 … Read more

Time Capsules – 01/21/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Jan. 18, 1940

Accused of Theft Breaks from Jail
A young man arrested Saturday night by Special Town Officer Tobe Vaughan and charged with “attempting to commit the offense of … Read more

EW, Eupora girls set for Mid-Mississippi Challenge

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times
 
The Lady Wolverines of East Webster and Lady Eagles of Eupora High School will be two of 18 girls basketball teams taking part in the ninth edition of the Mid-Mississippi Challenge, which will be played … Read more

Holmes Bulldogs push winning streak to six

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished its non-conference schedule here Thursday night with a 75-53 win over Baton Rouge Community College to run their winning streak to six game.

With the win, the Bulldogs move to 10-4 … Read more

Disciple Now Weekend set for Feb. 6-8 at FBC Eupora

By Gwen Sisson

Madison Hester said the Disciple NOW Weekend is “an amazing opportunity to worship God with others throughout the county.”

“It’s a weekend of tons of fun and a great learning experience,” Hester said. “You get the chance … Read more

Eupora Lady Eagles begin week with 10-4 record

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Lady Eagles of Eupora High School used strong teamwork and stout defense to improve to 10-4 on the season last Tuesday with a solid 58-40 win over Winona.

“They played great defense and … Read more

911 Calls – 01/21/2015

Jan. 12
7:54 a.m., alarm, Dunlap Street; Eupora PD responds.
8:07 a.m., medical, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; Webster EMS responds.
9:00 a.m., medical, Fame Church Road; Webster EMS, Clarkson FD respond.
2:02 p.m., alarm, Old Dancy Road; Webster SO responds.… Read more

Tips given for treating indoor plants for spider mites

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

Plants such as roses and fruit trees are usually grafted. You can easily find the graft union; it is the swollen part of the … Read more

Jail Docket – 01/21/2015

Jan. 13
Christopher Poindexter, DOB 07-27-73, BM; Calhoun County SO: brought back on previous charges.

Jan. 14
Havon Patterson, DOB 10-28-84, BM; Webster 5: Circuit Court sentence/MDOC hold for sale of cocaine and sale of marijuana: eight years with two … Read more