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East Webster High School

Kaitlyn Adams
Kaitlyn Adams is the daughter of Joni and Roger Adams. Her activities and honors include Color Guard captain, Special Honors Graduate and Merit Graduate.

William Brett Bailey
William Brett Bailey is the son of Charles Bailey and Amy … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 05/13/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Don Vaughan’s Vocabulary has been around for approximately 25 years. I originally did Vaughan’s Vocabulary when I was a radio personality. Each morning I gave the listeners an infrequently used … Read more

Eupora’s season ends with tough losses to Hatley

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Hatley was only three runs better than Eupora during their MHSAA Class 2A Playoff series last week, but those three runs were enough to end the Eagles’ hopes of repeating as MHSAA Class 2A … Read more

E911 Calls – 05/13/15

May 4
7:45 a.m., car partially in road, Hwy. 82 East; MHP responds.
1:26 p.m., medical, Hwy. 82 East; EMS, Mathiston FD respond.
1:28 p.m., medical, Spring Valley Road; EMS, Mathiston FD respond.
3:05 p.m., dispute, Old Hwy. 15, Maben; … Read more

Jail Docket – 05/13/15

May 5
Kedrin Redd, DOB 10-26-93; BM; Eupora 24: leaving the scene of an accident and possession of marijuana.
May 7
Roy K. Wooten, DOB 09-04-76; BM; MDOC Perrigan: probation violation.… Read more

Time Capsules – 05/13/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: May 16, 1940

1,375 Is Eupora Census Figure
James V. Trussell, supervisor of census for the Fourth District, announced from his Ackerman office that “the population of Eupora in the … Read more

East Webster wins MHSAA 2A Tennis Championship

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times
 
For the second year in a row the Wolverines of East Webster High School are the MHSAA Class 2A State Tennis Champions.

East Webster rolled to a 6-1 win over Clarkdale at the Ridgeland … Read more

Sports Schedules – 05/13/15

WED, MAY 13
Prep Tennis
TBA — State Championships at Ridgeland Tennis Center
Junior College Softball
TBA  — NJCAA Division II Softball National Championship at Traceway Park in Clinton (East Central, Miss. Gulf Coast entered)

THUR, MAY 14
Prep Baseball… Read more

Maben Farmers’ Market opens June 5

By Jane Collins
Maben Farmers’ Market

The Maben Chamber of Commerce welcomes all comers to the Maben Farmers’ Market on June 5 this year for the opening day.

The market will happen on Fridays this year instead of Saturday as … Read more