From School reports
SCOOBA – Three-time NJCAA Champion East Mississippi Community College will conduct open football tryouts for high school seniors on Wednesday, Feb. 25 on the Scooba campus.
Special teams registration for kickers, punters and snappers will begin at … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
The Lady Wolverines of East Webster, ranked No. 1 in MHSAA Class 2A by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, is the No. 1 seed headed into this week’s Region 4-2A Tournament being hosted at EWHS.
The … Read more
Ellen Earley is among employees at Los Encinos Restaurant in Maben. Her last name was incorrect in photo cutline Feb. 11 on Page 17.… Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
Dictionary.com, a superb dictionary and thesaurus, allows the user to type in a vocabulary-building word in the search box to learn its pronunciation, part of speech, examples of sentences in … Read more
From Church Reports
First United Methodist Church announces it’s annual Wednesday Lenten Lunch Series for 2015.
This year’s theme is “Words from the Cross” and will feature local ministers sharing one of Jesus’ last words from the cross. The Rev. … Read more
From the EHS Alumni Association
The Eupora High School Alumni Association met Feb. 7 at the school. The meeting was well represented by a number of former graduates and former teachers of the school.
The purpose of the meeting was … Read more
From school reports
The Holmes Community College Bulldogs kept their hopes of a North Division title alive with a last second bucket from Jarvis Williams on Thursday night as Holmes defeated Mississippi Delta, 68-66.
With the win, the Bulldogs went … Read more
From press reports
The USDA’s Risk Management Agency reminds Mississippi farmers that the final dates to apply for crop insurance on most insurable spring crops are fast approaching.
Crop insurance provides protection against crop production losses due to natural perils … Read more
Willie Meaders, DOB 04-18-66, BM; Webster 3: petit larceny.
Jacob Duncan, DOB 03-03-94, BM; Eupora 3: contempt of court: failure to pay fine.… Read more
By Sandra Dalton
The Oktibbeha-Webster-Choctaw County chapter of Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met Feb. 4 in the fellowship hall at Mathiston Baptist Church for its regular meeting.
President Sue Cooper presided over the meeting and began by introducing Dr. … Read more