Category: News

Marszalek Lecture Series set for today

From press reports The 14th annual John F. and Jeanne A. Marszalek Library Fund and Lecture Series will be held at Mississippi State University campus Wednesday, March 23 at 2:30 p.m. in Mitchell Memorial Library’s John Grisham Room. The lecture…

Holmes football hosts annual coaching clinic

From school reports Holmes Head Football Coach Jeff Koonz and the Bulldog Coaching Staff held their annual Coaching Clinic Friday night and Saturday morning in the D.P. “Pat” McGowan Center on the Ridgeland Campus.

Downtown crawfish boil set for April 23

From Staff Reports Eupora Arts Inc. will be hosting the first ”Who’s Your Crawdaddy Crawfish Boil” in downtown Eupora from 5-10 p.m. April 23. North Dunn Street will be blocked off for an old-fashioned crawfish boil street party, featuring entertainment…

Calendar of Events – 03/23/2016

Merit Banquet The Eupora High School Merit-Awards Banquet will be at 6:30 p.m. April 18 in the high school cafeteria. Any individual, organization or business wishing to make a presentation at the banquet needs to contact Lauren Smith at 258-4041…

Time Capsules – 03/23/2016

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files 75 Years Ago: March 20, 1941 Euporan in High Duties At home on leave of absence this week from his military duties is Lieutenant Colonel A.D. Hitt of Eupora. Recently called for duty…

Sports Schedules – 03/23/2016

THUR, MARCH 24 Prep Baseball 6 p.m. — Noxapater at French Camp 6 p.m. — Winston at Leake 6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Nanih Waiya 6:30 p.m. — Eupora at East Webster

Lady Wolverines set to begin region softball play

By Austin Bishop Webster Progress Times The Lady Wolverines of East Webster High School were set to open region fast-pitch softball play with a pair of contests this week

EMCC’s Patterson selected to all-region team

From school reports SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College freshman sensation Quantesha Patterson has been named to the 2015-16 NJCAA All-Region 23 Women’s Basketball Team, as selected by the head women’s coaches of the Mississippi and Louisiana junior college ranks.

Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs reach NCAA Sweet 16

From school reports STARKVILLE – Mississippi State sent a huge thank you note to its fans with a stirring 74-72 win over Michigan State in a second-round game of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Sunday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum.

Bill Ferris praises Southern storytellers

“Anywhere you go in Mississippi, at any moment, people are telling stories. All you have to do is listen,” 2016 Scholar-in-Residence William R. “Bill Ferris” said during his Monday [March 21] presentation at Mississippi State.