Category: News

EWES Spelling Bee winners

First Grade: [front] Kage McHann, Eden McGinnis, Hadley Rae Williams, [back] Charlee Claire McCarty, Paytan Sanders, Aurora Weiss, Mackenzie Gregory, Kaden Simpson and Avery Hazzard.

These are the winners of East Webster Elementary School’s Spelling Bee.… Read more

Maben Christmas Parade delights all

Santa (Jesse Quarrells) waves to parade-goers.

By Dottie Dewberry
For the WPT

The air on the streets of Maben was redolent with horns, sirens, lights and loud talking the night of Dec. 3 as the annual Christmas Parade geared up to delight the young and young … Read more

Christmas party


Dec. 16 was Christmas party time at the Webster County Public Library. Excited children arrived for storytime dressed in Christmas attire, each one loaded down with treats for the party. … Read more

Perfect attendance

October winners: Stetson Perkins, Emma Jennings, Barrett Gregg, Brelyn Blessike, Hayden Graham, Keagan Duckworth and Jakoby Crowley winning $50 iTunes card

These East Webster Elementary School students had perfect … Read more

Unsolved mystery baffles some historians

WF Brantley

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

No it’s not going to be on the TV drama show, Unsolved Mysteries, anytime soon, but the death of Brigadier General William Felix Brantley of the Confederate States Army (C.S.A.) is still one of … Read more

Central Mississippi Inc. loses Head Start

By Amanda Sexton Ferguson
Editor and Publisher
The Winona Times

WINONA — Central Mississippi Inc. has been terminated as the overseeing agency of the Head Start and Early Head Start programs in six counties, including Webster.

According to Patrick Fisher, … Read more

Former French Camp standout Hosket signs with SEMO

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

After a frustrating freshman year at Itawamba Community College in 2014, former French Camp Academy football standout Jesse Hosket transferred to East Central Community College for the 2015 season and found a home.… Read more

Eagles split pair headed into EW Christmas tourney

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The Eupora High School boys basketball team split a pair of contests last week, while the Lady Eagles lost both games they played.

Both Eupora squads will be taking part in the East Webster … Read more

Dear Santa – 2015

Dear Santa,
I have been a very good boy this year! I would like a Bruder Police Jeep for Christmas this year. I hope you and Mrs. Claus are doing well!
Love, Brewer Mann

Dear Santa,
I’ve tried to stay … Read more