Wolverines open baseball season with a pair of wins

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress Times

The East Webster High School baseball team opened the 2015 season on Saturday with wins over Hebron Christian and French Camp Academy.

The Wolverines defeated Hebron Christian 11-1 before blanking FCA 11-0. East … Read more

911 Calls – 03/11/2015

March 2
12:58 p.m., fire alarm, Hwy. 9 South; Eupora FD responds.
1:57 p.m., medical, Veterans Memorial Boulevard; EMS responds.
4:33 p.m., medical, Church Street; Mathiston FD, EMS respond.
8:28 p.m., alarm, Subdivision Road.
8:30 p.m., domestic and medical, Grady … Read more

Time Capsules – 03/11/2015

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: March 14, 1940

Quail Released in County
Fish and Game Department, through Local Game Warden R.H. Logan released 93 quail in the county this week for restocking purposes.

These quail … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/11/2015

Prep Basketball
At Mississippi Coliseum
10:00 AM — GIRLS (Game 31G)— East Webster vs. Newton
12:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 32G) — Amite County vs. West Tallahatchie
2:00 PM — GIRLS (Game 33G) — Class 4A semifinals: … Read more

Weekend of Encouragement set for March 20-22

By Gwen Sisson

Organizers felt the biggest need in Webster County churches was encouragement.

As a follow-up to last year’s Discipleship Revival, the Webster County Baptist Association is hosting “A Weekend of Encouragement” — a countywide revival over the course … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 03/11/2015

Texting sanity
At last, Mississippi appears headed toward enacting a comprehensive ban on texting while driving.

The Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to send a bill to the governor that would fine drivers who are caught writing, sending or reading text … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/11/2015

Kids & Kites Day
Eupora’s first Kids & Kites Day will be March 14 at Gary Park from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The event will include a kite art contest, food, inflatables and fun.

Pick up your kite to color from … Read more

Legals – 03/11/2015

WHEREAS, on September 24, 2010, Chris Tollison and Stacey G. Tollison, husband and wife executed a certain deed of trust to Denise McLaurin, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee … Read more